Allied Warships

Battlecruisers

Royal Navy


The battlecruiser HMS Hood of the Admiral class. She was lost on 24 May 1941.

All Battlecruiser classes (in service with the Royal Navy).

ClassCommissioned
 Renown (2)1916 - 1916
 Admiral (1)1920 - 1920


Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.

War losses: Battlecruisers


 DateVesselClass

1941

24 May 1941HMS Hood (51)Admiral 
10 Dec 1941HMS Repulse (34)Renown 

1942

27 Nov 1942FR DunkerqueDunkerque 

3 Battlecruisers lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

See all Battlecruisers

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