Photo #: NH 100533
USS Vestal (AR-4)
With six destroyers alongside, during the later 1920s.
Outboard destroyer is USS Sands (DD-231). Next inboard is USS Hatfield (DD-231). Two of the other destroyers present are also of the group (DD-231--235) armed with 5"/51 guns, which can be seen on the ships' fantails.
Collection of Vice Admiral Dixwell Ketcham.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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23 October 2000