Photo #: 80-G-165982
Camouflage Measure 32, Design 5AO
Drawing prepared by the Bureau of Ships for a camouflage scheme intended for oilers of the AO 22-32 and 51-64 class. It could also be "adapted to the AO 66-72 class and other vessels of similar construction".
This plan, approved by Captain Logan McKee, USN, is dated 21 February 1944. It shows the ship's starboard side, stern and superstructure ends.
Note that a color scheme for embarked motor torpedo boats (PT) is also specified.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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Image posted 6 October 2005