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  1. USS Ward

    USS Ward

    The American destroyer USS Ward (DD-139) of 1918, led a very eventful life that would end in some unique irony. Artist Tom Freeman’s fine painting seen here, shows the Ward in action on 7 December, 1941, as she fires the first American shots of the Second World War. The ship was built at a record p
  2. Destroyers


    Combined Med and Home Fleet destroyers in Palmas Bay.