Paul Jones Class Destroyer (1900)
From The Dreadnought Project
Three Paul Jones class destroyers were completed for the U.S. Navy in 1903. They are sometimes considered three of thirteen vessels of a composite class, the Bainbridge class of early American destroyers.
|Overview of 3 vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Paul Jones||Fore River||20 Apr, 1899||14 Jun, 1902||14 Dec, 1903|
|Perry||Fore River||21 Apr, 1899||27 Oct, 1900||14 Dec, 1903|
|Preble||Fore River||21 Apr, 1899||2 Mar, 1901||14 Dec, 1903|
Design & Construction
- Chesneau, Robert; Kolesnik, Eugene (editors) (1979). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).
- Friedman, Norman (1985). U.S. Destroyers: An Illustrated Design History. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. (on Amazon.com).
|Paul Jones Class Destroyer|
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