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

Auxiliary Ships

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Auxiliaries II

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for LST-1

Design 5L

for LST-1

Design Number Silhouette Ships Wearing Design
for LST-1
Measure 31
Alecto (AGP-14)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)Typhon (ARL-28)
Amphitite (ARL-29)Bellerphon (ARL-31)
Chimera (ARL-33)Daedalus (ARL-35)
LST-125 (LST-125)LST-247 (LST-247)
LST-341 (LST-341)LST-357 (LST-357)
LST-512 (LST-512)LST-615 (LST-615)
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), ocean green (5-OG) and haze green (5-HG) with deck green paint on horizontal surfaces.

See Design 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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