U.S. Navy Destroyer Escorts in WWII Dazzle Camouflage 1944-1945

USS Strickland (DE-333)

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A July 23, 1944 speedletter from Commander Destroyers Atlantic Fleet reported that DE-332 and DE-333 had been painted in camouflage 31/3D and that DE-334, DE-399 and DE-400 had been painted in camouflage 32/3D in order to compare the effectiveness of Measure 31 and Measure 32.

Dazzle - USS Strickland