THE UNITED STATES FLEET
NOVEMBER 1, 1940

SCOUTING FORCE
SCOUTING FORCE, U.S. FLEET
Vice Admiral Adolphus Andrews

INDIANAPOLIS (CA-35) - Flagship
Flag Air Unit - 1 VSO
CRUISERS, SCOUTING FORCE
Rear Admiral Gilbert J. Rowcliff

CHICAGO (CA-29) (F)
CRUISER DIVISION FOUR
Rear Admiral Gilbert J. Rowcliff

CHICAGO (CA-29) (F)
Capt. Marion C. Robertson
HOUSTON (CA-30) **
Capt. Jesse Oldendorf
PENSACOLA (CA-24)
Capt. Norman Scott
SALT LAKE CITY (CA-25)
Capt. A. M. R. Allen
INDIANAPOLIS (CA-35)
Capt. Edward W. Hanson

Air Units - VCS-4
Lt. J. M. Carson
4 VSO per ship
CRUISER DIVSION FIVE
Rear Admiral John Newton

NORTHAMPTON (CA-26) (F)
Capt. S. S. Payne
PORTLAND (CA-33)
Capt. Clifford E. Van Hook

Air Units - VCS-5
Lt. Cmdr. J. P. W. Vest
4 VSO per ship
CRUISER DIVSION SIX
Rear Admiral Frank Jack Fletcher

MINNEAPOLIS (CA-36) (F)
Capt. D. I. Hedrick **
ASTORIA (CA-34)
Capt. P. B. Haynes
NEW ORLEANS (CA-32)
Capt. Augustine H. Gray
SAN FRANCISCO (CA-38)
Capt. Charles M. Yates

Air Units - VCS-6
Lt. Cmdr. T. T. Tucker
4 VSO per ship
AIRCRAFT, SCOUTING FORCE
Rear Admiral Arthur L. Bristol

HULBERT (AVD-6) (F)

Air Unit:
Flag - 2 VSO
PATROL WING ONE
Commander William K. Harrill

Tenders:
HULBERT (AVD-6) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. James V. Carney
PELICAN (AVP-6)
Lt. Howell J. Dyson
AVOCET (AVP-4)
Lt. Robert E. Dixon

Squadrons:

VP-11 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. John W. Harris
VP-12 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Charles W. Oexle
VP-13 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Stephen B. Cooke
VP-14 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. William T. Rassieur
PATROL WING TWO
Captain Patrick N. L. Bellinger

Tenders:
WRIGHT (AV-1) (F)
Cmdr. James M. Shoemaker
WILLIAM B. PRESTON (AVD-7)
Lt. Cmdr. Francis J. Bridget
SWAN (AVP-7)
Lt. Alfred R. Truslow, Jr.

Squadrons:

VP-22 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Wilson P. Cogswell
VP-23 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. George Van Deurs
VP-24 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Dolph C. Allen
VP-25 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Anthony R. Brady
VP-26 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Albert Perkins
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**Notes for Cruisers, Scouting Force:
HOUSTON to be assigned as Flagship, Asiatic Fleet in November 1940, replacing AUGUSTA.
Captain Hedrick scheduled to be relived in command of MINNEAPOLIS by Captain Frank Lowry in November, 1940.
Notes for Aircraft, Scouting Force:

VP-61 (old VP-44) scheduled to transfer to Patrol Wing 6 in February 1941 and expand from 6 to 9 planes.
VP-62 will commission  21 May 1941.
PATROL WING SIX
No Commander yet named

Tenders:
To Be Assigned

Squadrons:

VP-61 - 9 VPB**
TBA
VP-62 - 9 VPB**
TBA
PATROL WING FOUR
Commander Andrew C. McFall

Tenders:
WILLIAMSON (AVP-15) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. H. E. Regan
TEAL (AVP-5)
Lt. Henry J. McRoberts

Squadrons:

VP-41 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Francis B. Johnson
VP-42 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Alan R. Nash
VP-43 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Walter C. Holt
VP-44 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. William L. Erdman
SUBMARINES, SCOUTING FORCE
Rear Admiral Wilhelm L. Friedell

RICHMOND (CL-9) -Flagship
Capt. C. J. Bright
SUBMARINE SQUADRON FOUR and SUBMARINE BASE, PEARL HARBOR
Captain Worrall R. Carter

ARGONAUT (SM-1) - Flagship

LITCHFIELD (DD-336)
Lt. Cmdr. W. P. McCarty
SEAGULL (AM-30)
Lt. Cmdr. D. B. Candler, Jr.
WIDGEON (ASR-1)
Lt. J. E. Stevens
SUBMARINE DIVISION SEVEN
Commander F. M. O'Leary

S-23 (SS-128) (F)
Lt. T. D. Jacobs.
S-18 (SS-123)
Lt. W. J. Millican
S-34 (SS-139)
Lt. W. R. Edsall
S-35 (SS-140)
Lt. T. M. Dykers
SUBMARINE DIVISION TWELVE
Commander C. H. Roper

NAUTILUS (SS-168) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. L. D. Follmer
ARGONAUT (SM-1)
Lt. Cmdr. S. G. Barker
DOLPHIN (SS-169)
Lt. Cmdr. M. J. Tichenor
NARWHAL (SS-167)
Cmdr. N. S. Ives
SUBMARINE DIVISION THIRTEEN
Commander Merrill Comstock

SHARK (SS-174) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. P. D. Compton
CACHALOT (SS-170)
Lt. W. N. Christensen
CUTTLEFISH (SS-171)
Lt. Cmdr. G. E. Peterson
PLUNGER (SS-179)
Lt. W. R. Headden
POLLACK (SS-180)
Lt. Cmdr. S. P. Mosely
POMPANO (SS-181)
Lt. Cmdr. L. S. Parks
SUBMARINE DIVISION SEVENTEEN
Commander W. M. Percifield

SEADRAGON (SS-194) (F)
Lt. J. D. Johns
SEALION (SS-195)
Lt. Cmdr. R. G. Voge
SEARAVEN (SS-196)
Lt. Cmdr. T. G. Reamy
SEAWOLF (SS-197)**
Lt. Cmdr. F. B. Warder
SUBMARINE SQUADRON SIX**
Captain F. S. Steinwachs

SARGO (SS-188) - Flagship

HOLLAND (AS-3)
Capt. William M. Quigley
ORTOLAN (ASR-5)
Lt. L. T. Stone
SUBMARINE DIVISION FIFTEEN
Commander Ralph W. Christie**

SPEARFISH (SS-190) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. C. E. Tolman
SALMON (SS-182)
Lt. Cmdr. M. M. Stephens
SEAL (SS-183)
Lt. Cmdr. K. C. Hurd
SKIPJACK (SS-184)
Lt. Cmdr. F. K. Loomis
SAURY (SS-189)
Lt. Cmdr. G. W. Patterson, Jr.
SARGO (SS-188)
Lt. Cmdr. E. E. Yeomans
SUBMARINE DIVISION SIXTEEN
Commander Charles W. Styer

SCULPIN (SS-191) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. W. D. Wilkin
SNAPPER (SS-185)
Lt. H. L. Stone.
STINGRAY (SS-186)
Lt. Cmdr. L. N. Blair
STURGEON (SS-187)
Lt. Cmdr. W. L. Wright
SAILFISH (SS-192)
Lt. Cmdr. M. C. Mumma, Jr.
SWORDFISH (SS-193)
Lt. Cmdr. C. C. Smith
EXPERIMENTAL DIVISION TWO**
Commander Ralph W. Christie**

S-27 (SS-132)
Lt. W. S. Stovall, Jr.
S-28 (SS-133)
Lt. E. C. Stephan
Notes for Submarines, Scouting Force:

SEAWOLF assignment effective when reporting following post-commissioning shakedown and training.
Submarine Squadron Six normally operates with the Battle Force.
Commander Christie had orders to report to Submarine Squadron 20.
Experimental Division Two was assigned Special Duty with underwater sound training school.