USS Buchanan DD-484
72 page book.
Warship Pictorial 31; Wiper. 30th of the prolific Gleaves class destroyers; active throughout the US Navy's WWII Pacific campaigns; struck from the Navy list and sold to Turkey in 1949. Complete history in US service - upgrades, movements and actions during WWII resulting in 16 Battle Stars. Amply illustrated with more than 64 b/w and 11 color photos showing overall and detail aspects, general appearance, camouflage, b/w detail drawings, plan and profile views; 72 pages.