McFarland (AVD-14) - seaplane tender destroyer - off Maui, HI
Submarine - Tambor (SS-198) -- Wake Island patrol.
Submarine - Thresher (SS-200) -- returning from Midway Island.
Submarine - Triton (SS-201) -- Wake Island patrol, S.
Submarine - Trout (SS-202) -- Midway Island patrol
Submarine - Argonaut (SS-166) -- Midway Island patrol
Submarines -- NE of Oahu
TF-12 Pearl Harbor to Midway Island - RAdm Newton
Fleet Carrier - Lexington (CV-2)
Heavy Cruiser - Chicago (CA-29)
Heavy Cruiser - Portland (CA-33)
Heavy Cruiser - Astoria (CA-34)
Destroyer - Flusser (DD-368)
Destroyer - Lamson (DD-367)
Destroyer - Drayton (DD-366)
Destroyer - Mahan (DD-364)
Destroyer - Porter (DD-356)
TF-8 Returning from Wake Island - VAdm Halsey
Fleet Carrier - Enterprise (CV-6)
Heavy Cruiser - Northampton (CA-26) RAdm Spruance
Heavy Cruiser - Salt Lake City (CA-25)
Heavy Cruiser - Chester (CA-27)
Battleships were not included as unable to keep up.
Convoy to Manila -- passing thru Phoenix Islands
Heavy Cruiser - Pensacola (CA-24)
MTB Tender - Niagara (AGP-1)
2 Navy transports - Chaumont (AP-5) ; Republic (AP-33)
2 Army transports - USAT Willard A. Holbrook and USAT Meigs. 3 Army leased transports - Admiral Halstead, Coast Farmer, and the Dutch motor vessel Bloemfontein. ? Gregg, Hallmark, a corvette?
There was a tanker, SS Paul M. Gregg, 8,187 tons ; commissioned 22-Aug-41
This convoy was redirected to Brisbane by way of Fiji.
Convoy from Manila -- passing between Santa Cruz and Ellice Islands
Heavy Cruiser - Louisville (CA-28)
2 Army transports - Hugh L. Scott (ex-President Pierce, later AP-43) ; President Coolidge - leased space
Fleet Carrier - Saratoga (CV-3) -- arriving San Diego
Destroyer - Litchfield (DD-336) -- escorting Thresher thru Hawaiian waters.
Submarine - Thrasher (SS-200) -- returning from Wake Island patrol.
Seaplane Tender - Wright (AV-1) -- Midway Island to Pearl
Minesweeper - Robin (AM-3) Johnston Island to Hawaii
Submarine tender - Fulton (AS-11) shakedown cruise, off Guatamala
Transport - William Ward Burrows (AP-6) Hawaii to Wake Island, ordered to Johnson Island.
Transport - Regulus (AK-14) at Midway.
Seaplane Tender - Gillis (AVD 12) at Yakutat Bay
Minesweeper - Kingfisher (AM-25) at Tutuila
SOUTH EAST PACIFIC, South America
Light Cruiser - Richmond (CL-9) -- off Chile
Light Cruiser - Trenton (CL-11) -- moored Balboa, Panama
Submarine - Gar (SS-206) -- off Acapulco, Mexico
Heavy Cruiser - Houston (CA-30) -- Iloilo, Panya Island
Light Cruiser - Boise (CL-47) -- Cebu
Submarines - S-36 ; S-39 -- off Philippines.
Seaplane Tender - William B Preston (AVD-20) -- Davao
Small Seaplane Tender - Heron (AVP-2) -- -- Port Ciego, Balabac Island, Palawan
Aux Minesweeper - Finch (AM-9)
Auxiliary - Gold Star (AG-12) -- Malangas, Mindanao
Pigeon and Finch went to meet Mindanao, Luzon, and Oahu, arrived 8Dec.
Borneo At Tarakan
Light Cruiser - Marblehead (CL-12)
5 Destroyers - Paul Jones (DD-230) ; Stewart (DD-224) ; Bulmer* (DD-222) ; Barker (DD-213) ; Parrott (DD-218) .
Destroyer Tender - Black Hawk (AD-9)
Enroute Balikpapan to Singapore - to support HMS Prince of Wales.
4 Destroyers - Alden (DD-211) ; John D Edwards (DD-216) ; Whipple (DD-217) ; Edsall (DD-219) .
China, Yangtze Patrol 4 en route Manila.
2 small gunboat -- Wake((PR 3) -- stripped, used as radio station ; Mindanao (PR-8) escaped.
1 gunboat -- Tutuia (PR-4) blockaded, to China. Panay (PR-5) sunk by Jap Navy 1937.
Civilian charter -- President Harrison -- run onto reef to prevent capture.
Minesweeper - Penguin (AM-33)
Auxiliary - Robert L. Barnes (AG-27) Oil storage
ATLANTIC A quarter of the Pacific Fleet was ordered to the Atlantic 7 April 41 for Neutrality Patrol. These returned to the Pacific within six months of Pearl Harbor, except three light cruisers, CL (40-42), which stayed with the Atlantic Fleet.
Other ships , not part of the official Pacific Fleet were transferred as well
To South Atlantic Patrol went Milwaukee (CL-5) , Cincinnati (CL-6) , and Memphis (CL13)
And heavy cruiser Augusta (CA-31) from the Asiatic Fleet
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