USS Truxtun (DD-14) at Norfolk Navy Yard, 1907

USS Truxtun (DD-14) at Norfolk Navy Yard, 1907
Here we see the Truxton class destroyer USS Truxton (DD-14) at the Norfolk Navy Base in 1907, with one of the funnels removed for repairs or maintainance of some sort.
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 (20 January 2018), USS Truxtun (DD-14) at Norfolk Navy Yard, 1907 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_USS_Truxtun_DD14_1907.html

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