U.S. Navy Mine Warfare in WWII Dazzle Camouflage 1944-1945

Minesweepers (AM, DMS)

by Design Number


AM: Minsweepers
DMS: High-speed Minesweepers

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Design Number Silhouette Ships Wearing Design

1M

for AM-55
ship
Measure 32
Sheldrake (AM-62)Starling (AM-64)
Swallow (AM-65)Heed (AM-100)
Herald (AM-101)Motive (AM-102)
Pursuit (AM-108)Requisite (AM-109)
Revenge (AM-110)Sage (AM-111)
Zeal (AM-131)Chief (AM-315)
Gladiator (AM-319)Triumph (AM-323)
Vigilance (AM-324)Ardent (AM-340)
Pochard (AM-375)Ptarmigan (AM-376)
Quail (AM-377)Redstart (AM-378)
Roselle (AM-379)Surfbird (AM-383)
Toucan (AM-387)

Measure 33a
Sprig (AM-384)

3D (rev)

for DD-421
ship
Measure 32
Niblack (DD-424)Harding (DMS-28)

3M

for AM-80
shipNo ships yet identified in this design

7D

for DMS-9
ship
Measure 32
Dorsey (DMS-1)Southard (DMS-10)
Hovey (DMS-11)Hopkins (DMS-13)
Hamilton (DMS-18)

21D

for AM-136
ship
Measure 32
Admirable (AM-136)Adopt (AM-137)
Astute (AM-148)Augury (AM-149)
Bond (AM-152)Bouyant (AM-153)
Candid (AM-154)Capable (AM-155)
Captivate (AM-156)Caravan (AM-157)
Caution (AM-158)Clamour (AM-160)
Climax (AM-161)Compel (AM-162)
Density (AM-218)Device (AM-220)
Diploma (AM-221)Facility (AM-233)
Garland (AM-238)Hilarity (AM-241)
Notable (AM-267)Palisade (AM-270)
Penetrate (AM-271)Peril (AM-272)
Salute (AM-294)Scout (AM-296)
Scrimmage (AM-297)Scuffle (AM-298)
Sentry (AM-299)Serene (AM-300)
Shelter (AM-301)Signet (AM-302)
Skirmish (AM-303)Scurry (AM-304)
Specter (AM-306)

Measure 32a
Method (AM-264)

21D

for AM-55
ship
Measure 32
Oracle (AM-103)Token (AM-126)
Tumult (AM-127)Velocity (AM-128)

22D

for AM-136
ship
Measure 32
Concise (AM-163)Control (AM-164)
Counsel (AM-165)Disdain (AM-222)
Dour (AM-223)Eager (AM-224)
Execute (AM-232)Fancy (AM-234)
Gayety (AM-239)Hazard (AM-240)
Inaugural (AM-242)Lucid (AM-259)
Ransom (AM-283)Rebel (AM-284)
Spectacle (AM-305)Superior (AM-311)
Dunlin (AM-361)Gadwall (AM-362)

22D

for DMS-19
ship
Measure 32a
Ellyson (DMS-19)Hambleton (DMS-20)
Rodman (DMS-21)

23D

for AM-136
ship
Measure 32
Fixity (AM-235)

23D (rev)

for AM-136
ship
Measure 32
Quest (AM-281)Rampart (AM-282)

25D

for DD-692
ship
Measure 31
Borie (DD-704)Hyman (DD-732)
Purdy (DD-734)Strong (DD-758)
Hugh W. Hadley (DD-774)Massey (DD-778)

Measure 32
Walke (DD-723)Robert H. Smith (DM-23)
Thomas E. Fraser (DM-24)Henry A. Wiley (DM-29)
Shea (DM-30)Gwin (DM-33)
Jeffers (DMS-27)

29D

for DMS-19
ship
Measure 32a
Emmons (DMS-22)Macomb (DMS-23)
Forrest (DMS-24)Fitch (DMS-25)
Hobson (DMS-26)Butler (DMS-29)
Gherardi (DMS-30)

Dazzle - Minesweepers (AM, DMS) by Design Number