Night Force Doctrine 5th Fleet

This document does not vary a great deal from the one published by Second Fleet and illustrates how area commands took doctrinal statements from that command and adopted them to their own needs with necessary reduction in the number of ships assigned to certain duties.

Night Operations Force Doctrine (Fifth Fleet)
I. Combat Policy
II. Organization of the Night Operations Force
III.Night Operations in Open Sea
A. General Provisions
B. Types of Night Operations
C. Scouting
D. Tracking
E. Attack
IV. Night Operations in Narrow Waters
V. Combat Regulations