I guess I should have said that all three of these RN escorts appeared to be "painted" with the same colors. I couldn't see the whole destroyers to know their camo scheme pattern applied at this time period. But I could see that at least some of the colors appeared to be the same.
: Thanks for posting a very interesting photo -
: and for the research associated!
: A minor point - you wrote "The three RN
: escorts are painted in similar schemes
: ...", but the two destroyers appear
: (from what little can be seen) to be
: camouflaged in the Special Emergency Fleet
: Destroyer Scheme - for example, the photo at
: shows OPPORTUNE in this scheme the previous
: year. CALDER wears the scheme commonly worn
: at commissioning by most Buckley (not
: Evarts) class ships transferred to the RN.