|U.S.S. THORNTON (AVD-11)|
|Pearl Harbor, T.H.|
December 17, 1941.
|From:||The Commanding Officer.|
|To:||The Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet.|
|Subject:||Engagement, report of, December 7, 1941.|
|Reference:||(a) US Navy Regulations, Art. 874.|
(b) CinCPacFlt Conf. Dispatch 102102 of December 1941.
|Control, Machine gun Battery Control, Repair, and the following pieces:|
|4 - .50 caliber||machine guns.|
|3 - .30 caliber||Lewis machine guns.|
|3 - .30 caliber||Browning automatic rifles.|
|12 - .30 caliber||Springfield rifles.|
This represents the Air Defense Bill effective on this vessel to employ all pieces including landing force allowances, in case of air attack.
6000 rounds .50 caliber.
200 rounds .30 caliber.
[signed] W.F. KLINE.