Reassigned to a new Design by the Bureau of Ships 6/10/44 memo to ComServPac that listed ships that had been reassigned from the 10/11/43 letter #0937.
USS Bancroft (DD-598), a Benson class destroyer, from the bow wearing camouflage 31/6D at Hunters Point Shipyard, San Francisco on October 16, 1944. The colors are haze gray (5-H), ocean gray (5-O) and dull black (BK). The circles identify changes that had been made by the yard. Photo source: NARA BS 83440.