U.S. Navy Ships in WWII Dazzle Camouflage 1944-1945

Amphibious Ships

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Amphibious I

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for LST-1

Design 5L

for LST-1

Design Number Silhouette Ships Wearing Design
for LST-1
Measure 31
Callisto (AGP-15)Gantner (APD-42)
William H. Hobby (APD-95)Myers (APD-105)
Harry L. Corl (APD-108)Walsh (APD-111)
Joseph M. Auman (APD-117)Burdo (APD-133)
Kleinsmith (APD-134)Carpellotti (APD-136)
Archelous (ARL-1)Poseidon (ARL-12)
Menelaus (ARL-13)Minos (ARL-14)
Myrmidon (ARL-16)Numitor (ARL-17)
Petroclus (ARL-19)Proserpine (ARL-21)
Satyr (ARL-23)Tantalus (ARL-27)
Amphitite (ARL-29)Bellerphon (ARL-31)
Chimera (ARL-33)LST-125 (LST-125)
LST-247 (LST-247)LST-341 (LST-341)
LST-512 (LST-512)LST-615 (LST-615)
Drawing

32/5L Drawing

  The drawing for Measure 31 Design 5L for LST and similar ships has not yet been found, but probably existed.  The vertical colors were probably dull black (BK), navy green (5-NG), brown (3A) and ocean green (5-OG) with deck green paint on horizontal surfaces. 

See 31/5L silhouette in color.

The drawing for Design 5L has not yet been found and this drawing was created from photos.

Original drawing source: NARA 80-G-000000.  

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