Allied Warships

Escort carriers

Audacity class

1 ship


The escort carrier HMS Audacity of the Royal Navy. She was lost on 21 Dec 1941.

Technical information

TypeEscort carrier
Displacement11000 BRT 
Length475 feet 
Complement 
Armament1 4" AA gun
6 20mm AA (6x1)
6 aircraft 
Max speed15 knots
EnginesDiesel engines, 2 shafts 
Power4750 HP 
Notes on classThe HMS Audacity was the former German vessel Hannover that was captured by the British. 


All ships of the Audacity class


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HMS Audacity (D 10) Lost on 21 Dec 1941


1 Escort carrier of the Audacity class. 1 of them was lost.

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Audacity class ships hit by U-boats (1)

21 Dec 1941HMS AudacitySunkU-751

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