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British Far East Fleet

The British Far East Fleet had responsibility for naval forces in all British possessions east of India.

Order of battle, 7 December 1941:

Royal Navy (Pound)


Far East Fleet (Philipps; at Changi)      

  Force Z (Philipps)



BB Prince of Wales



BC Repulse



CVL Hermes Under repair at Durban




814 Squadron

        18 Swordfish



Cruiser Division 9



CL Danae



CL Dragon



CL Durban


Destroyer Division Far East



DD Jupiter



DD Express



DD Electra



DD Encounter


Destroyer Division China Station



DD Tenedos



DD Thanet (at Hong Kong)



DD Scout (at Hong Kong)



DD Stronghold (at Hong Kong)      


East Indies Squadron Possibly at Ceylon?



CA Exeter


CA Cornwall (at Trincomalee)


CL Delhi (at Trincomalee)


CL Despatch (at Trincomalee)


CL Diomede (at Trincomalee)


PG Kedah
Borneo


References

Bradley et al. (1992)

Morton (1953)

Prados (1995)

Willmott (1982)

http://www.freeport-tech.com/WWII (accessed 2002; now defunct)



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