The Fletcher-class Destroyer USS Stevens (DD-479)

Waldemar Góralski

The USS Stevens (DD-479) was one of the 175 Fletcher-class destroyers, which were considered one of the finest World War II warships of that type. What set her apart from most of the standard Fletcher-class destroyers was her aircraft-carrying capability.
Date Published :
January 2021
Publisher :
Kagero
Language:
English
Series :
Super Drawings in 3D
Illustration :
150 profiles, B2 drawing sheets
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding. : Paperback
ISBN : 9788366148994
Pages : 94
Dimensions : 11.7 X 8.3 inches
Stock Status : In stock
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$37.95

Overview
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The USS Stevens (DD-479) was one of the 175 Fletcher-class destroyers, which were considered one of the finest World War II warships of that type. What set her apart from most of the standard Fletcher-class destroyers was her aircraft-carrying capability. In May 1940 six of the Fletcher-class destroyers were selected for conversion into aircraft-carrying ships. The upgrades included installation of Mk VI pneumatic aircraft catapult for embarked OS2U Kingfisher float planes.

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