THE UNITED STATES FLEET
OCTOBER 1, 1939

ASIATIC FLEET
ASIATIC FLEET
Admiral Thomas C. Hart

AUGUSTA (CA-31) - Flagship
YANGTZE PATROL
Rear Admiral William Glassford

LUZON (PR-7) - Flagship
AUGUSTA (CA-31) FF
Capt. John H. Magruder, Jr.
MARBLEHEAD (CL-12)
Cmdr. Thomas Moran

ASHEVILLE (PG-21)
Cmdr. Hobart A. Sailor
ISABEL (PY-10)
Lt. Cmdr. Henry W. Goodall
TULSA (PG-22)
Cmdr. Roswell H. Blair
GUAM (PR-3)
Lt. Cmdr. Orville F. Gregor
LUZON (PR-7)
Lt. Cmdr. Wilfred E. Lankenau
OAHU (PR-6)
Lt. Cmdr. Lewis E. Coley
TUTUILA (PR-4)
Lt. Cmdr. R. Bartlett
DESTROYER DIVISION THIRTEEN
Commander Myron W. Hutchinson, Jr.

WHIPPLE (DD-217) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. Rupert M. Zimmerli
ALDEN (DD-211)
Lt. Cmdr. Stanley F. Patten
BARKER (DD-213)
Lt. Cmdr. Justin S. Fitzgerald
JOHN D. EDWARDS (DD-216)
Lt. Cmdr. William G. Fisher
DESTROYERS, ASIATIC FLEET
No commander listed

No flagship listed
SOUTH CHINA PATROL
Captain Richard E. Cassidy

MINDANAO (PR-8) (F)
Cmdr. Charles E. Coney
SUBMARINE DIVISION FOURTEEN
Commander John Wilkes

PICKEREL (SS-177) (F)
Lt. Barton E. Bacon, Jr.
PERMIT (SS-178)
Lt. Cmdr. Adrian M. Hurst
PERCH (SS-176)
Lt. David A. Hurt
PIKE (SS-173)
Lt. William A. New
PORPOISE (SS-172)
Lt. Cmdr. Joseph A. Callaghan
TARPON (SS-175)
Lt. Cmdr. William W. Weeden, Jr.
SUBMARINE DIVISION TEN
Commander Paul R. Gluting

S-37 (SS-142) (F)
Lt. Thomas L. Greene
S-36 (SS-141)
Lt. Rob R. McGregor
S-38 (SS-143)
Lt. Roland F. Pryce
S-39 (SS-144)
Lt. Earle C. Hawk
S-40 (SS-145)
Lt. Richard C. Lake
S-41 (SS-146)
Lt. Charles O. Triebel
DESTROYER SQUADRON FIVE
Captain  Howard F. Kingman

BLACK HAWK (AD-9) (F)
Cmdr. Marshall B. Arnold
PAUL JONES (DD-230)
Lt. Cmdr. Elmer F. Helmkamp
LANGLEY (AV-3)**
Commander Arthur C. Davis**

VP-21**
Commander Sam L. LaHache**

HERON (AVP-2)
Lt. Charles R. Carroll

Utility Unit - 3 VJ
 
Lt. (jg) F. W. Sheppard
AIRCRAFT DETACHMENT, ASIATIC FLEET
Commander Arthur Davis**

No flagship listed
PECOS (AO-6) (F)
Cmdr. Charles F. Fielding
NAPA (AT-32)**
Lt. Leonard V. Duffy
** Notes for Aircraft Detachment, Asiatic Fleet:
LANGLEY and VP-21, and their commanders,  were on Temporary Assignment from Aircraft, Scouting Force
AUXILIARIES, ASIATIC FLEET
No commander listed

No flagship listed
** Notes for Auxiliaries, Asiatic Fleet:
NAPA assignment effective upon recommissioning.
DESTROYER DIVISION FOURTEEN
Commander Walter C. Ansel

STEWART (DD-224) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. Donald S. Evans
BULMER (DD-222)
Lt. Cmdr. James J. McGlynn
EDSALL (DD-219)
Lt. Cmdr. Abel C. J. Sabalot
PARROTT (DD-218)
Lt. Cmdr. Wilkie H. Brereton
DESTROYER DIVISION FIFTEEN
Commander Francis A. Smith

PEARY (DD-226) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. William G. Lalor
JOHN D. FORD (DD-228)
Lt. Cmdr. John D. Shaw
PILLSBURY (DD-227)
Lt. Cmdr. Arthur A. Ageton
POPE (DD-225)
Lt. Cmdr. Clarence L. C. Atkeson, Jr.
MINE DIVISION THREE
Lieutenant Tillett S. Daniel

BITTERN (AM-36) (F)
Lt. Tillett S. Daniel
FINCH (AM-9)
Lt. Benjamin May, 2nd
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SUBMARINES, ASIATIC FLEET
No commander listed

No flagship listed
SUBMARINE SQUADRON FIVE
Commander Paul R. Gluting

CANOPUS (AS-9) (F)
Cmdr. Graeme Bannerman
PIGEON (ASR-6)
Lt. Warren B. Sampson
TRAIN, ASIATIC FLEET
No commander listed

No flagship listed