USS Stockham (DD-683) in San Francisco Bay on February 17, 1944, wearing Measure 32 colors. Stockham has been reported in Measure 31, but these photos in this series and additional documents confirm that she wore Measure 32. Photo source: NARA BS 61489.
Stockhamtaken from the starboard quarter also on February 17, 1944 in San Francisco Bay. Notice the extra panel on the stern. Photo source: NARA BS 129702.
USS Stockham (DD-683) is shown from the stern in San Francisco Bay again on February 17, 1944, in camouflage 32/21D. This view shows the “extra” dull black panels on the stern. Photo source: NARA BS 61490.
USS Stockham (DD-683) is seen again from USS Lexington (CV-16) near San Francisco on February 24, 1944, while wearing camouflage 32/21D. The port side is in shadow but the camouflage pattern can still be seen. Photo source: NARA 80-G-223802.
USS Stockham (DD-683) is seen from USS Montpelier (CL-57) patrolling off Saipan in July 1944, while wearing camouflage 32/21D. This photo was unidentified, but the hull number appears to be “683.” Note the “extra” dull black panel on the stern quarter. Photo source: NARA 80-G-243328.
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.