A July 11, 1944 speedletter #01996 from Commander in Chief Atlantic Fleet (CinCLant) requested BuShips to paint all destroyer escorts under construction and assigned to Atlantic Fleet in camouflage 32/3D.
USS Dobler (DE-48) is shown from the port side in Boston wearing 32/3D on August 30, 1944. The vertical colors are dull black (BK) ocean gray (5-O) and light gray (5-L). Photo source: NARA BS 70377.
Dobler is shown again from the port side at Boston on August 30, 1944, wearing 32/3D. Photo source: NARA BS 70378.
Dobler in an aerial port bow view outside Boston on September 9, 1944, wearing 32/3D. Taken by an aircraft from squadron ZP-11. Photo source: NARA BuAer 283833.