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.
DE-447 was sent Design 32/14D on 7/14/44, but was subsequently assigned to the Atlantic Fleet.
USS Albert T. Harris is seen in an aerial view from the port side on December 17, 1944, outside of New York wearing 32/3D. Albert T. Harris has a SU radar but no torpedo tubes yet. Photo source: NARA BS 75846.
Albert T. Harris is shown in another aerial port view on December 17, 1944 wearing camouflage 32/3D. This photo was taken by an aircraft from Naval Air Station, New York. Photo source: NARA 80-G-294201.
Albert T. Harris is seen again from the air in an almost vertical shot on December 17, 1944, outside New York wearing camouflage 32/3D. Photo source: NARA 80-G-294200.
Albert T. Harris is seen one more photo outside of New York on December 17, 1944, wearing camouflage 32/3D. Photo source: NARA 80-G-294204.