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

Heavy & Large (CA, CB)

by Design Number


CA: Heavy cruisers were armed with 8-inch guns.
CB: Large cruisers armed with 12-inch guns.

Ships in red are not confirmed by photographic or textual research.
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View by Hull Number
Design Number Silhouette Ships Wearing Design

1C

for CA-38
shipNo ships yet identified in this design

1D

for CB-1
ship
Measure 32
Alaska (CB-1)

6D

for CA-28
ship
Measure 33
Louisville (CA-28)

7C

for CB-1
ship
Measure 32
Guam (CB-2)

7D

for CA-33
ship
Measure 32
Portland (CA-33)Indianapolis (CA-35)

9C

for CA-68
shipNo ships yet identified in this design

9D

for CA-27
ship
Measure 32
Chester (CA-27)

10D

for CA-24
ship
Measure 33
Pensacola (CA-24)

11C

for CA-33
shipNo ships yet identified in this design

13D

for CA-32
ship
Measure 31a
Tuscaloosa (CA-37)

Measure 33
New Orleans (CA-32)San Francisco (CA-38)

14D

for CA-24
ship
Measure 32
Pensacola (CA-24)

Measure 33
Salt Lake City (CA-25)

14D

for CA-45
ship
Measure 32
WichIta (CA-45)

16D

for CA-68
ship
Measure 32
Boston (CA-69)

Measure 33
Baltimore (CA-68)

18D

for CA-68
ship
Measure 33
Canberra (CA-70)Quincy (CA-71)
Pittsburgh (CA-72)

Dazzle - Heavy & Large (CA, CB) by Design Number