This photo taken in Leyte gulf from the USS California (BB-44) shows the loading of ammunition from an ammunition ship alongside. The USS Beale (DD-471) is in the background and waits a turn alongside. Beale is wearing camouflage 32/21D. Photo source: NARA 80-G-374174.
This photo taken at the Navy Yard in San Francisco, on December 25, 1944 shows USS Beale (DD-471) docked at the same pier as USS Barnes (CVE-20). Beale was in 32/21D and the dull black here looks very worn and faded; it may also be a little overexposed. Photo source: NARA BS 91474.