Stern of USS Maury (DD-100)

Stern of USS Maury (DD-100)
This view of the stern of the Wickes class destroyer USS Maury (DD-100) shows her two propellers and the propeller guards fitted on the sides of the hull to ward off anything that might hit the props, which extend past the sides of the ship above.
U.S. Destroyers: An Illustrated Design History, Norman Friedmann . The standard history of the development of American destroyers, from the earliest torpedo boat destroyers to the post-war fleet, and covering the massive classes of destroyers built for both World Wars. Gives the reader a good understanding of the debates that surrounded each class of destroyer and led to their individual features.
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (23 September 2017), Stern of USS Maury (DD-100) , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Maury_DD100_stern.html

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