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Japanese 1 Naval District

Like most naval powers, Japan established naval districts for recruiting, training, and logistical support. The 1 Naval District covered the Tokyo area.

Administrative structure, 7 December 1941:

1 Naval District (Hirata; at Yokosuka)
  DD Sawakaze

APD Ch-22

APD Ch-23

AGS Komabashi

5 Yokosuka SNLF Attached to 55 Infantry Group

Kisarazu Air Group

  60 G3M Nell

Tateyama Air Group


12 B5M Mabel


6 F1M2 Pete

Yokosuka Air Group (at Oppama)


36 B5N Kate


24 A5M Claude


12 D3A Val


3 H6K Mavis


12 E8N Dave


6 E7K Alf


12 G4M Betty

Yokosuka Guard Force


Yokosuka Coastal Guard Squadron


  CX Noshiro Maru



PM Meij Maru



AP Shoei Maru (1986 tons)


Yokosuka Local Defense Squadron (Kamata)      



PM Kosagi Maru



PM Kongosan Maru (2119 tons)


Minesweeper Division 25



AMc Banshu Maru #18 (264 tons)




AMc Shawa Maru #10


Minesweeper Division 26



AMc Kongo Maru #2 (216 tons)




AMc Shintohoku Maru (305 tons)




AMc Togo Maru (302 tons)

11 Air Flotilla A training command


Hyakurigahara Air Group (at Utsunomiya)



108 K5Y Willow


Kashima Air Group



132 K5Y Willow


Kasumigaura Air Group (at Kasumigaura)



164 K5Y Willow


Suzuka Air Group (at Kasumigaura)



24 B4Y_Jean



12 B5N Kate



144 K5Y Willow


Tsuchiura Air Group



48 K5Y Willow


Tsukuba Air Group



108 K5Y Willow


Yatabe Air Group



108 K10W Oak

References

Prados (1995)



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