Al Guerrero
LVT Color
Sat Jul 14, 2018 15:32

Hi George,
How are you? I do know that for the LVT-1 it came from the ordinace depot in light bluish gray color. later a blue-drab paint. By February 1943 enamel, synthetic, olive drab, lusterless was offical color. Camouflage was a major consideration for land operation with blue drab stencils.


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