Volume 44, Number 3 (1991) Summer
The Wadsworth (60) and Porter (59) lead a column of U.S. destroyers into Queenstown, Ireland, in May 1917, in this detail from B. F. Gribble's painting, Return of the Mayflower. Those destroyers were part of the solution to the problem discussed by Lieutenant Commander McKillip on pages 18-37 of this issue.
British Carrier Aviation: The Evolution of the Ships and their Aircraft
Christopher C. Wright
Illustration courtesy of James Cheevers of the U.S. Naval Academy Museum (where the painting is on display) and Patty M. Maddocks of the U.S. Naval Institute.