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 Swenning (DE-394) of the Edsall class is seen from the starboard bow at sea on April 30, 1945, wearing 32/3D modified. This photo was taken by E.T. Skinner on USS Bogue (CVE-9). Photo source: NARA 80-G-266585.