Allied Warships

Submarine rescue vessels

US Navy


The Penguin class submarine rescue vessel USS Penguin (ASR 12) of the US Navy.

All Submarine rescue vessel classes (in service with the US Navy).

ClassCommissioned
 Chanticleer (9)1942 - 1950
 Penguin (3)1944 - 1951


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: Submarine rescue vessels


 DateVesselClass

1944

US Navy12 Feb 1944USS Macaw (ASR 11)Chanticleer 

1 Submarine rescue vessels lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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