Allied Warships

Large destroyers

The large destroyer FR Milan of the Aigle class. She was lost on 8 Nov 1942.

All Large destroyer classes

The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).


French Navy

 Chacal (8)1926 - 1940
 Guepard (6)1929 - 1931
 Aigle (6)1931 - 1934
 Vauquelin (6)1932 - 1934
 Le Fantasque (7)1935 - 1940
 Mogador (2)1939 - 1939

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: Large destroyers



30 Apr 1940FR Maille BrezeVauquelin 
3 May 1940FR BisonGuepard 
23 May 1940FR JaguarChacal 
24 May 1940FR ChacalChacal 


16 Jun 1941FR Chevalier PaulVauquelin 


8 Nov 1942FR MilanAigle 
9 Nov 1942FR EpervierAigle 
27 Nov 1942FR CassardVauquelin 
27 Nov 1942FR KersaintVauquelin 
27 Nov 1942FR L'IndomptableLe Fantasque 
27 Nov 1942FR TartuVauquelin 
27 Nov 1942FR VaubanGuepard 
27 Nov 1942FR VauquelinVauquelin 


7 May 1943FR L'AudacieuxLe Fantasque 
27 May 1943FFL LĂ©opardChacal 

15 Large destroyers lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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