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

Light (CL)

by Design Number


CL: Light cruisers were lightly armored, and carried 6-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 CL-51
shipNo ships yet identified in this design

1D

for CL-55
ship
Measure 32
Cleveland (CL-55)Houston (CL-81)
Miami (CL-89)

Measure 33
Columbia (CL-56)

1D

for CL-7
ship
Measure 32
Raleigh (CL-7)

2C

for CL-49
ship
Measure 32
Honolulu (CL-48)St. Louis (CL-49)

2F

for CL-4
ship
Measure 32
Trenton (CL-11)

Measure 33
Concord (CL-10)

3C

for CL-4
shipNo ships yet identified in this design

3D

for CL-4
ship
Measure 32
Richmond (CL-9)

Measure 33
Detroit (CL-8)

3D

for CL-55
ship
Measure 33
Denver (CL-58)Vincennes (CL-64)

5D

for CL-46
ship
Measure 32
Phoenix (CL-46)

6D

for CL-55
ship
Measure 33
Santa Fe (CL-60)Birmingham (CL-62)
Vicksburg (CL-86)

8C

for CL-40
ship
Measure 32
Boise (CL-47)

10C

for CL-55
ship
Measure 31a
Amsterdam (CL-101)

11A

for CL-55
ship
Measure 32
Montpelier (CL-57)Mobile (CL-63)
Duluth (CL-87)

21D

for CL-43
ship
Measure 33
Nashville (CL-43)

22D

for CL-51
ship
Measure 32
San Juan (CL-54)Flint (CL-97)

24D

for CL-51
ship
Measure 32
San Diego (CL-53)Oakland (CL-95)

Measure 33
Reno (CL-96)

24D

for CL-55
ship
Measure 32
Pasadena (CL-65)Topeka (CL-67)
Wilkes-Barre (CL-103)Dayton (CL-105)

Measure 33
Milwaukee (CL-5)Springfield (CL-66)
Biloxi (CL-80)Astoria (CL-90)
Atlanta (CL-104)

Dazzle - Light (CL) by Design Number