THE UNITED STATES FLEET
OCTOBER 1, 1941

PACIFIC FLEET
SCOUTING FORCE, PACIFIC FLEET
Vice Admiral Wilson Brown
Captain Marion C. Robertson, Chief of Staff

INDIANAPOLIS (CA-35) - Flagship
Flag Air Unit - 1 VSO
CRUISERS, SCOUTING FORCE, PACIFIC FLEET
Rear Admiral John H. Newton
Captain S. S. Lewis, Chief of Staff

CHICAGO (CA-29) (F)
CRUISER DIVISION FOUR
Rear Admiral John H. Newton

CHICAGO (CA-29) (F)
Capt. Bernhard H. Bieri
LOUISVILLE (CA-28)
Capt. Elliot B. Nixon
PORTLAND (CA-33)
Capt. Clifford E. Van Hook
INDIANAPOLIS (CA-35)
Capt. Edward W. Hanson


Air Units - VCS-4
Lt. Cmdr. G. A. Mclean
4 VSO per ship
CRUISER DIVISION FIVE
Rear Admiral Raymond A. Spruance

NORTHAMPTON (CA-26) (F)
Capt. W. D. Chandler, Jr.
PENSACOLA (CA-24)
Captain Norman Scott
SALT LAKE CITY (CA-25)
Captain Ellis H. Zacharias
CHESTER (CA-27)
Capt. T. M. Shock


Air Units - VCS-5
Lt.  E. A. Yunghans
4 VSO per ship
CRUISER DIVISION SIX
Rear Admiral Frank Jack Fletcher

MINNEAPOLIS (CA-36) (F)
Capt. Frank J. Lowry
ASTORIA (CA-34)
Capt. P. B. Haynes
NEW ORLEANS (CA-32)
Capt. Howard H. Good
SAN FRANCISCO (CA-38)
Capt. Daniel J. Callaghan

Air Units - VCS-6
Lt. Cmdr. M. T. Evans
4 VSO per ship
AIRCRAFT, SCOUTING FORCE, PACIFIC FLEET
Rear Admiral John S. McCain
Commander Matthias B. Gardner, Chief of Staff

WRIGHT (AV-1) (F)

Air Unit:
Flag - 3 VM; Ship - 2 VOS
PATROL WING ONE
Commander K. McGinnis

Tenders:
HULBERT (AVD-6) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. J. M. Lane
WRIGHT(AV-1) (FF)
Cmdr. C. W. Weiber
AVOCET (AVP-4)
Lt. J. A. Johnson, Jr.
BALLARD (AVD-10)
Cmdr. J. R. Dudley

Squadrons:

VP-11 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. L. W. Johnson
VP-12 - 6 VPB**
Lt. Cmdr. J. P. Fitzsimmons
VP-14 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. W. T. Rassieur
PATROL WING TWO
Rear Admiral Patrick N. L. Bellinger

Tenders:
CURTISS (AV-4) (F)
Cmdr. Samuel P. Ginder
THORNTON (AVD-11)
Lt. Cmdr. W. F. Kline
MCFARLAND (AVD-14)
Lt. Cmdr. J. L. Kane
TANGIER (AV-8)**
Cmdr. Clifton A. F. Sprague
SWAN (AVP-7)
Lt. F. E. Hall

Squadrons:

Squadrons:

VP-21 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. G. T. Mundorff, Jr.
VP-22 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. F. O'Beirne
VP-23 - 12 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. F. M. Hughes
VP-24 - 12 VPB**
Lt. Cmdr. T. U. Sisson
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Notes for Aircraft, Scouting Force:

1. TANGIER undergoing conversion.
2. When VP-12 arrives in Hawaii, it will become VP-24 and the current VP-24 will become VP-12.
3. When completed, CASCO (AVP-12) - Commander T. S. Combs - will replace WILLIAMSON as flagship for PatWing 4.
4. PELICAN on temporary assignment from PatWing 4.
PATROL WING FOUR
Commander Gordon Rowe

Tenders:
WILLIAMSON (AVP-15) (F)**
Lt. Cmdr. F. N. Kivette
TEAL (AVP-5)
Lt. A. S. Major, Jr.
GILLIS (AVD-12)
Lt. Cmdr. J. P. Heath

Squadrons:

Squadrons:

VP-41 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Francis B. Johnson
VP-42 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. J. S. Russell
SUBMARINES, SCOUTING FORCE
Rear Admiral Thomas Withers
Captain Charles W. Styer, Chief of Staff

No Flagship Assigned
SUBMARINE SQUADRON FOUR and SUBMARINE BASE, PEARL HARBOR
Captain Freeland A. Daubin

ARGONAUT (SM-1) - Flagship

LITCHFIELD (DD-336) - tactical flagship
Lt. Cmdr. F. H. Ball
SEAGULL (AM-30) - tender
Lt. Cmdr. D. B. Candler, Jr.
WIDGEON (ASR-1) - submarine rescue vessel
Lt. J. A. Flenniken
SUBMARINE DIVISION FORTY-ONE**
Commander Forrest M. O'Leary

S-18 (SS-123) (F)
Lt. William J. Millican.
S-23 (SS-128)
Lt. John R. Pierce
S-27 (SS-132)
Lt. W. S. Stovall, Jr.
S-28 (SS-133)
Lt. John D. Crowley
S-34 (SS-139)
Lt. Thomas L. Wogan
S-35 (SS-140)
Lt. James E. Stevens
SUBMARINE DIVISION FORTY-TWO
Commander Clifford H. Roper

NARWHAL (SS-167) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. Charles W. Wilkins
ARGONAUT (SM-1)
Lt. Cmdr. Stephen G. Barchet
DOLPHIN (SS-169)
Lt. Cmdr. Gordon B. Rainer
NAUTILUS (SS-168)
Lt. Cmdr. Joseph P. Thew
SUBMARINE DIVISION FORTY-THREE
Commander Norman S. Ives

PLUNGER (SS-179) (F)
Lt. David C. White
CACHALOT (SS-170)
Lt. Cmdr. Waldeman N. Christensen
CUTTLEFISH (SS-171)
Lt. Cmdr. Martin P. Hottel
POLLACK (SS-180)
Lt. Cmdr. Stanley P. Mosely
POMPANO (SS-181)
Lt. Cmdr. Lewis S. Parks
SUBMARINE SQUADRON SIX
Commander Allan R. McCann

TAUTOG (SS-199) - Flagship

PELIAS (AS-14) - tender**
Cmdr. William Wakefield
SUBMARINE DIVISION TWENTY-ONE
Commander Stuart S. Murray

SALMON (SS-182) (F)
Lt. Eugene B. McKinney
SPEARFISH (SS-190)
Lt. Roland F. Pryce
SEAL (SS-183)
Lt. Cmdr. Kenneth C. Hurd
SKIPJACK (SS-184)
Lt. Charles L. Freeman
SAURY (SS-189)
Lt. Cmdr. John L. Burnside, Jr.
SARGO (SS-188)
Lt. Cmdr. Tyrell D. Jacobs
SUBMARINE DIVISION TWENTY-TWO
Commander Joseph A. Connolly

SNAPPER (SS-185) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. Hamilton L. Stone
SCULPIN (SS-191)
Lt. Lucius H. Chappell.
STINGRAY (SS-186)
Lt. Cmdr. Raymond S. Lamb
STURGEON (SS-187)
Lt. Cmdr. William L. Wright
SAILFISH (SS-192)
Lt. Cmdr. Morton C. Mumma, Jr.
SWORDFISH (SS-193)
Lt. Cmdr. Chester C. Smith
SUBMARINE DIVISION SIXTY-ONE
Commander Charles D. Edmunds

TAMBOR (SS-198) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. John W. Murphy, Jr.
TAUTOG (SS-199)
Lt. Cmdr. Joseph H. Willingham, Jr.
THRESHER (SS-200)
Lt. Cmdr. William L. Anderson
GAR (SS-206)**
Lt. Cmdr. Donald McGregor
GRAMPUS (SS-207)**
Lt. Cmdr. Edward S. Hutchinson
GRAYBACK (SS-208)**
Lt. Willard A. Saunders
Notes for Submarines, Scouting Force, Pacific Fleet:

Assignments of Boats and Ships marked "**" effective when reporting.
SUBDIV 41 was assigned Special Duty with underwater sound training school.
PACIFIC FLEET
Admiral Husband E. Kimmel
Captain William W. Smith, Chief of Staff

PENNSYLVANIA (BB-38) - Fleet Flagship
Flag Air Unit - 1 VOS
TRANSITION TRAINING SQUADRON
Commander W. M. McDade

Tenders:
PELICAN (AVP-6)**
Lt. J. C Alderman

Squadrons:

Squadrons:

VP-41 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. Francis B. Johnson
VP-42 - 6 VPB
Lt. Cmdr. J. S. Russell
SUBMARINE SQUADRON TWO
Captain W. E. Doyle

SARGO (SS-188) - Flagship

HOLLAND (AS-3) - Tender
Cmdr. J. W. Gregory
ORTOLAN (ASR-5) - submarine rescue vessel
Lt. Frank D. Latta
SUBMARINE DIVISION SIXTY-TWO
No Commander Listed

TRITON (SS-201) (F)
Lt. Cmdr. Willis A. Lent
TROUT (SS-202)
Lt. Cmdr. Frank W. Fenno, Jr.
TUNA (SS-203)
Lt. Cmdr. John J. Crane
GRAYLING (SS-209)**
Lt. Cmdr. Eliot Olsen
GRENADIER (SS-210)**
Lt. Cmdr. Allen R. Joyce
GUDGEON (SS-211)**
Lt. Cmdr. Elton W. Grenfell
SUBMARINE SQUADRON EIGHT
No Commander Listed

GREENLING (SS-213) - Flagship

FULTON (AS-11) - tender (tentative assignment)
Cmdr. A. D. Douglas
SUBMARINE DIVISION EIGHTY-TWO
No Commander Listed

No Boats Listed
SUBMARINE DIVISION EIGHTY-ONE
No Commander Listed

GATO (SS-212) (F)**
Lt. Cmdr. William G. Myers
GREENLING  (SS-213)**
Lt. Cmdr. Henry C. Bruton
GROUPER  (SS-214)**
No C. O. listed
GROWLER (SS-215)**
No C. O. listed
GRUNION (SS-216)**
No C. O. listed
GUARDFISH (SS-217)**
No C. O. listed
SUBMARINE SQUADRON TEN
No Commander Listed

FLYING FISH (SS-229)

SPERRY (AS-12) - tender
No C. O. listed
SUBMARINE DIVISION ONE HUNDRED-ONE
No Commander Listed

DRUM (SS-228) (F)**
Lt. Cmdr. Robert H. Rice
FLYING FISH  (SS-229)**
No C. O. listed
FINBACK (SS-230)**
No C. O. listed
SUBMARINE DIVISION ONE HUNDRED-TWO
No Commander Listed

SILVERSIDES (SS-236) (F)**
No C. O. listed