USS McCall (DD-28) refueling at sea, 1917
Here we see the Paulding class destroyer USS McCall (DD-28) refueling at sea from the fuel ship USS Maumee (AO-2), in mid 1917. This probably occured in June 1917, when the McCall escorted a troop convoy across the Western Atlantic.
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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Rickard, J (30 November 2016), USS McCall (DD-28) refueling at sea, 1917 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_McCall_DD28_refueling_at_sea.html