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NH 52105 Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania

Photo #: NH 52105  Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania
Title: Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania
Description: Destroyers awaiting decommissioning, in the Yard's Reserve Basin, 4 March 1919. Ships present include (from left to right): USS Lawrence (Destroyer # 8); USS Perry (Destroyer # 11); USS Whipple (Destroyer # 15); USS Truxtun (Destroyer # 14); and USS Worden (Destroyer # 16). Note Lawrence's after torpedo tube (with torpedo visible) and pattern camouflage; 48-star flags, radio masts and signal flags on several of these destroyers; and small craft moored to the ships' sterns. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 52105
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