Allied Warships in World War Two

The Nelson class battleship HMS Nelson of the Royal Navy.


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(21,090 vessels listed).

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Navies involved in WWII

  HMSRoyal Navy (9469)
  USSUS Navy (9233)
  HMCSRoyal Canadian Navy (560)
  USSRSoviet Navy (421)
  FRFrench Navy (241)
  HMISRoyal Indian Navy (180)
  HMASRoyal Australian Navy (169)
  HNMSRoyal Dutch Navy (146)
  Italian Navy (120)
  FFLFree French Navy (104)
  USCGCUnited States Coast Guard (96)
  HNoMSRoyal Norwegian Navy (80)
  RHSRoyal Hellenic Navy (75)
  HMNZSRoyal New Zealand Navy (55)
  Brazilian Navy (54)
  ORPPolish Navy (39)
  HMSASSouth African Navy (17)

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   Landing Craft Tanks (3241)
   Motor torpedo boats (1487)
   Minesweepers (1453)
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   Destroyers (1293)
   Tank landing ships (1283)
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Featured event entry

3 Jan 1942
Submarine HMS Tempest:
- HMS Tempest (Lt.Cdr. W.A.K.N. Cavaye, RN) departed from Holy Loch for Gibraltar.

For the daily and attack positions of HMS Tempest during this passage see the map below.