Coral Sea Campaign

Allied Order of Battle and starting positions


Names in red indicate loss of unit in the wargame campaign

Naval Assets

TASK FORCE 1 - Attack group 17.2.1

Arrive 0700, May 4
Enter from SOUTH in columns H, I, J, or K,
OR from East in rows 7 or 8.

USN
Portland
CA
USN Portland
Indianapolis Class CA
USN
Chester
CA
USN Chester
Northampton Class CA
USN
Monaghan
DD
USN Monaghan
Farragut class DD
USN
Dewey
DD
USN Dewey
Farragut class DD



TASK FORCE 2- Attack group 17.2.2

Arrive 0700, May 4.
Enter from SOUTH in columns H, I, J, or K, OR from East in rows 7 or 8.
USN
Astoria
CA
USN Astoria
USN Astoria
USN
Minneapolis
CA
USN Minneapolis
USN Astoria
USN
New Orleans
CA
USN New Orleans
USN Astoria
USN
Aylwin
DD
USN Aylwin
Farragut class DD
USN
Farragut
DD
USN Farragut
Farragut class DD
USN
Phelps
DD
USN Phelps - Porter class
USN Phelps - Porter class



TASK FORCE 3 - Support group 17.3

Arrive 0700, May 4.
Enter from SOUTH in columns H, I, J, or K, OR from East in rows 7 or 8.
HMAS
Australia
CA
HMAS Australia
Kent Class CA
USN
Chicago
CA
USN Chicago
Northampton Class CA
HMAS
Hobart
CL
HMAS Hobart
Sydney Class CL
USN
Perkins
DD
USN Perkins - Mahan class
USN Perkins - Mahan class
USN
Walke
DD
USN Walke - Sims class



TASK FORCE 4 - Carrier Group 17.5.1

Arrive 1500 May 4
Enter from SOUTH in columns H, I, J, or K.
USN
Lexington
CV (63)
9 F4F
Wildcats
Wildcat
15 SDB
Dauntless
Dauntless
5 TDB
Devastators
Devestator
USN
Russell
DD
USN Russell - Sims class
USN
Hamman
DD
USN Hamman - Sims class



TASK FORCE 5 - Carrier Group 17.5.2

Arrive 1700 May 4
Enter from SOUTH in columns H, I, J, or K..
USN
Yorktown
CV (96)
9 F4F
Wildcats
Wildcat
16 SDB
Dauntless
Dauntless
6 TDB
Devastators
Devestator
USN
Morris
DD
USN Morris - Sims class
USN
Anderson
DD
USN Anderson - Sims class



TASK FORCE 6 - Fueling group 17.6

Arrive 1700 May 4
Enter from SOUTH in columns H, I, J, or K.
USN
Neosho
AO
Oiler
USN
Tippecanoe
AO
Oiler
USN
Sims
DD
USN Sims - Sims class
USN
Worden
DD
USN Worden
Farragut class DD


Land Based Assets



TOWNSVILLE

30/35 FG
8 P-39
Aircobra
Airacobra
8/3 BG
4 SDB
Dauntless
Dauntless
2/22 BG
11 B-26
Marauder
B-26
19/22 BG
5 B-25
Mitchell
B-25
33/22BG
9 B-26
Marauder
B-26
6 RAAF
6 A-28
Hudson
Hudson
63/43BG
8 B-17
Flying Fortress
B-17
20 RAAF
3 PBY
Catalina
Catilina



PORT MORESBY

35/8 FG
9 P-39
Aircobra
Airacobra
36/8 FG
8 P-39
Aircobra
Airacobra
75 RAAF
3 PBY
Catalina
Catilina
11 RAAF
3 PBY
Catalina
Catilina



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