USS Heermann (DD-532) on October 25, 1944 during the Battle of Samar laying a smokescreen while wearing dull black and haze gray colors of Measure 31/24D. Photo source: NARA 80-G-270517.
Starboard bow view of Heermann taken on August 9, 1944. The Bureau of Ships sent Heermann direction to paint in camouflage 31/24D on July 21,1944. Note the white hull number on the starboard side, while in the previous photo of the port side it was black. Photo source: NARA BS 126341.
Heermann is shown again from the starboard on August 9, 1944. Photo source: NARA BS 126339.
Heermann is shown again from the stern on August 9, 1944, possibly at Noumea, New Calendonia. Note the pattern on the stern. The square panel is a movie projector screen. Photo source: NARA BS 126344.
Heermann is shown again from the bow on August 9, 1944, possibly at Noumea. Photo source: NARA BS 126343.
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.