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

USS Maryland (BB-46)


Hull NumberNameClassCamouflage DesignDesign DatePaint DateNotesOther
BB-46MarylandColorado31/7D1943-10-081943-10-00*3

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Footnotes


Fleet Maintenance Office (FMO) of Pacific Fleet Service Force (ServPac) sent a speedletter to Pearl Harbor on 10/8/43 requesting the painting of BB-45 and BB-46 in Measure 31 using drawings supplied by FMO. Those drawings have not yet been found. Photos show BB-45 in a version of 3D and BB-46 in a version of 7D.

Dazzle - USS Maryland