While researching her latest WWII novel, Through Waters Deep, Sarah Sundin toured WWII-era destroyers - and she's sharing pictures! Part 1 - topside tour. Plus, another chance to win the vintage Through Waters Deep apron! Giveaway runs through August 5, 2015.
Practice loading machine, USS Cassin Young. Author Sarah Sundin's son inspects the practice projectiles (top photo) These were loaded into practice loading machine (center) and popped out the chute shown on the rear once “fired” (bottom). Charlestown Navy Yard, July 2014 (Photo: Sarah Sundin)