Floating Dry Dock Dewey
Motor Torpedo Boats
MTB Squadron 3
Forces At Other Locations In The Philippine Islands
CA-30 Houston, Iloilo PI
CL-47 Boise, Cebu, PI Note Boise Belonged to the Pacific Fleet,
She had recently escorted a reinforcement convoy to the Philippines and was "Drafted" into the Asiatic Fleet.
SS-141, S-36, on patrol off Lingayen, PI
SS-144, S-39, on patrol off Sarosogon Bay, Luzon PI
AVD-7 William B. Preston, Davao, PI
AVP-2 Huron, Palawan, PI
Forces In Other Locations Assigned To The Asiatic Fleet
PR-8 Mindanao, Enroute Cavite from Hong Kong.
AM -5 Finch, at sea in the Taiwan Strait.
At Tarakan Borneo
Destroyers (DesDiv 58, DESRON 29)
DD-230 Paul Jones (Flagship DesRon 29)
At Balikpapan Borneo
Destroyers (DesDiv 57, DESRON 29)
DD-216 John D. Edwards
DD-219 Edsall Destroyer Tender
AD-9 Black Hawk Note
This force had been ordered (December 7 Local Time, December 6th US Time)
to sail to Singapore Malaysia, via Batavia, Java, (Dutch East Indies) to join the screen of HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse
Both ships were sunk before they could join and were ordered back to the Philippines.