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NAVAL BASEBASE: FREMANTLE - PERTH PAGE NO: 37
MAP LOCATIONS NAVY CODE FUNCTIONAL COMPONENTS (ESTIMATE) ACTIVITY OR FACILITY DETAILS MISSION, CAPACITY, MAJOR FACILITIES AND REMARKS.
MAP # INDEX #

7

18 & various

N

CAMP COMPONENTS (Cont'd)

Naval Supply Depot, Navy 137.

Forty-nine enlisted men are housed in compartments built in naval Supply Depot warehouses. Four N.S.D. officers are housed in a private dwelling at 24 The Esplanade, Peppermint Grove.

Capacity: 4 officers and 49 enlisted men.

Facilities: Municipal water, sewerage and power facilities for enlisted men and officers are used. These facilities are adequate for this component. Messing facilities are adequate. The Receiving Barracks laundry is used and is adequate for all washing purposes.


10


Submarine Repair Unit, Navy 137.

Enlisted men are housed in four wooden buildings built under Reverse Lend-Lease - 23,200 sq. ft. Officers are housed in five Quonset Huts - 2,800 sq. ft. C.P.O.'s are housed in one quonset hut, and in one wooden building constructed under Reverse Lend-Lease - 3,200 sq. ft.

Capacity: 60 officers and 884 enlisted men.

Facilities: Municipal water, sewerage and power facilities from the City of Fremantle are used. These facilities are adequate for this component. Messing facilities are adequate. The Receiving Barracks laundry is used and is adequate for all washing purposes.


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Fleet Air Wing TEN, Perth

One building used for steward and mess attendants quarters - 2,000 sq. ft. Two barracks each 40' by 180' constructed under Reverse Lend-Lease, 7,200 sq. ft. Officers are housed in six wings connected with sanitary buildings, lounge and mess hall: approximately 23,000 sq. ft.

Capacity: 140 officers and 580 enlisted men.

Facilities: Municipal water, sewerage and power facilities from the City of Perth are used. These facilities are adequate for this component. Messing facilities are adequate. The Receiving Barracks laundry is used and is adequate for all washing purposes.


25


Torpedo Depot, Subiaco.

Enlisted men are housed in a wooden building built by the U.S. Navy - 4,000 sq. ft. - and three compartments built in Torpedo Shops.

Capacity: 96 enlisted men.