Photo #: 80-G-K-424 (Color)
USS Buchanan (DD-484)
Alongside USS Wasp (CV-7) to refuel, while en route to the Guadalcanal-Tulagi invasion area, 3 August 1942.
Note her camouflage scheme, and the heavy line rigged between the two ships.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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13 November 2001