APD-136USS Carpellotti (APD-136) is seen from the starboard stern in Bay City, Michagan on June 19, 1945, wearing camouflage 31/5L. The vertical colors should be dull black, navy green, ocean green, haze green and brown. Carpellotti would be commissioned on July 30, 1945, after being modified from DE to APD while under construction. Carpellotti's
stack has been removed in preparation for the trip to New Orleans and the ocean.