USS Ralph Talbot (DD-390) off Mare Island , 1942

USS Ralph Talbot (DD-390) off Mare Island , 1942

USS Ralph Talbot (DD-390) off Mare Island , 1942

Here we see the Bagley class destroyer USS Ralph Talbot (DD-390) off Mare Island on 11 April 1942. Her decks look unusually busy in this picture, with a concentration of men on her stern.


Watch the video: USS Ralph Talbot DD-390 supporting and refueling with USS Franklin CV-13 at Leyte in October 1944