Allied Warships in World War Two

The York class heavy cruiser HMS Exeter of the Royal Navy. She was lost on 1 Mar 1942.


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All Allied warships in WWII, in all theatres
(21,090 vessels listed).

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Navies involved in WWII

  HMSRoyal Navy (9468)
  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 (81)
  RHSRoyal Hellenic Navy (75)
  HMNZSRoyal New Zealand Navy (55)
  Brazilian Navy (54)
  ORPPolish Navy (39)
  HMSASSouth African Navy (17)

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Warships by type

   Landing Craft Tanks (3241)
   Motor torpedo boats (1487)
   Minesweepers (1453)
   Landing Craft Infantrys (1393)
   Destroyers (1293)
   Tank landing ships (1283)
   Motor Fishing Vessels (1241)
   ... more types

Featured event entry

9 Jan 1940
Submarine HMS Triton:
- Convoy ON-7 arrived in Norwegian waters. After a few hours HMS Triton (Lt.Cdr. E.F. Pizey, RN) departed from again now part of the escort force of convoy HN-7. The other ships of the escort were HMS Tartar ...

Allied Warship Losses

Allied warships lost in the war. See also Allied warships lost to U-boats.

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