1950 Photo on top  
USS Carpenter DDE 825 After Converions Add 3"38 Guns and PumPum Guns On The Fantail 
1950 Photo to the left Gearing class conversion which was a test bed for the yet to be built USS Norfolk (DL-1). She is shown with her new modified bridge with both her twin 3"/70 main mount with the Weapon A located in a superfiring position forward Send In By Capt. R. W. Blace 

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Sucbay May 1966 Send in by Capt. R. W. Blace