Starboard quarter of USS Spense (DD-512) on October 9, 1944 in Measure 31 colors: dull black, ocean gray and haze gray. The radars in some versions of this photo have been deleted by a wartime censor, but still shown is the newly installed stub mainmast, which carries ECM antennas. Photo source: NARA BS 80397.
Spense on October 9, 1944, in San Francisco Bay again from the port quarter. The haze gray appears lighter because of the bright sun and the reflection washes out the even the ocean gray. There is a Mk-12/22 antenna on the director and a stub mainmast with ECM antennas on the aft deckhouse. Spense was lost on December 18, 1944 in a typhoon. Photo source: NARA BS 80398a.
Camouflage Measure and Design was assigned in 10/11/43 ComServPac letter #0937 to the BuShips which assigned camouflage Designs to most ships in the Pacific Fleet.