Allied Warships

Allied War Losses

This page is probably not fully complete
It shows ships destroyed (lost) to all causes during the war.

During the war the Allies (Americans, United Kingdom and Commonwealth, France, Russia, Netherlands, ...) lost more than 1,900 warships to all causes. This listing shows them all.


The Royal Navy I class destroyer HMS Imperial. She was lost on 29 May 1941.



1939

 DateVesselTypeClass
13 Sep 1939FR PlutonLight cruiserPluton 

1940

 DateVesselTypeClass
24 Mar 1940FR La RailleuseDestroyerL'Adroit 
30 Apr 1940FR Maille BrezeLarge destroyerVauquelin 
3 May 1940FR BisonLarge destroyerGuepard 
9 May 1940FR DorisSubmarineCircé 
21 May 1940FR L'AdroitDestroyerL'Adroit 
23 May 1940FR JaguarLarge destroyerChacal 
23 May 1940FR OrageDestroyerBourrasque 
24 May 1940FR ChacalLarge destroyerChacal 
30 May 1940FR BourrasqueDestroyerBourrasque 
31 May 1940FR SiroccoDestroyerBourrasque 
1 Jun 1940FR FoudroyantDestroyerL'Adroit 
16 Jun 1940FR MorseSubmarineRequin 
18 Jun 1940FR AchilleSubmarineRedoutable 
18 Jun 1940FR AgostaSubmarineAgosta 
18 Jun 1940FR CycloneDestroyerBourrasque 
18 Jun 1940FR Enseigne HenryGunboatDubourdieu 
18 Jun 1940FR EtourdiGunboatArdent 
18 Jun 1940FR OuessantSubmarineAgosta 
18 Jun 1940FR PasteurSubmarineRedoutable 
18 Jun 1940FR VauquoisGunboatArras 
22 Jun 1940FR La BastiaiseCorvetteFlower 
3 Jul 1940FR BretagneBattleshipBretagne 
4 Jul 1940FR Rigault de GenouillyColonial sloopBougainville 
23 Sep 1940FR PerséeSubmarineRedoutable 
24 Sep 1940FR AjaxSubmarineRedoutable 
7 Nov 1940FR PonceletSubmarineRedoutable 
9 Nov 1940FR BougainvilleColonial sloopBougainville 
14 Dec 1940FR BranlebasTorpedo boatLa Melpoméne 
19 Dec 1940FR SfaxSubmarineAgosta 

1941

 DateVesselTypeClass
14 Apr 1941FR ConquéranteGunboatValliante 
23 May 1941FR MeuliereGunboatAlbatre 
16 Jun 1941FR Chevalier PaulLarge destroyerVauquelin 
25 Jun 1941FR SouffleurSubmarineRequin 

1942

 DateVesselTypeClass
18 Feb 1942FR SurcoufSubmarineSurcouf 
5 May 1942FR BévéziersSubmarineAgosta 
5 May 1942FR D'EntrecasteauxColonial sloopBougainville 
7 May 1942FR Le HérosSubmarineL'Espoire 
8 May 1942FR MongeSubmarineRedoutable 
Nov 1942FR La SibylleSubmarineDiane 
8 Nov 1942FR ActéonSubmarineRedoutable 
8 Nov 1942FR AmphitriteSubmarineDiane 
8 Nov 1942FR ArgonauteSubmarineArgonaute 
8 Nov 1942FR BoulonnaisDestroyerL'Adroit 
8 Nov 1942FR BrestoisDestroyerL'Adroit 
8 Nov 1942FR FougueuxDestroyerL'Adroit 
8 Nov 1942FR FrondeurDestroyerL'Adroit 
8 Nov 1942FR La SurpriseMinesweeperChamois 
8 Nov 1942FR MilanLarge destroyerAigle 
8 Nov 1942FR PrimauguetLight cruiserDuguay-Trouin 
8 Nov 1942FR TornadeDestroyerBourrasque 
8 Nov 1942FR TramontaneDestroyerBourrasque 
9 Nov 1942FR ArianeSubmarineAriane 
9 Nov 1942FR DanaéSubmarineAriane 
9 Nov 1942FR DianeSubmarineDiane 
9 Nov 1942FR EpervierLarge destroyerAigle 
9 Nov 1942FR TyphonDestroyerBourrasque 
10 Nov 1942FR MéduseSubmarineDiane 
11 Nov 1942FR Sidi FerruchSubmarineAgosta 
13 Nov 1942FR Le ConquérantSubmarineL'Espoire 
15 Nov 1942FR Le TonnantSubmarineL'Espoire 
27 Nov 1942FR BordelaisDestroyerL'Adroit 
27 Nov 1942FR CasqueDestroyerLe Hardi 
27 Nov 1942FR CassardLarge destroyerVauquelin 
27 Nov 1942FR ColbertHeavy cruiserSuffren 
27 Nov 1942FR D'IbervilleColonial sloopBougainville 
27 Nov 1942FR DunkerqueBattlecruiserDunkerque 
27 Nov 1942FR FochHeavy cruiserSuffren 
27 Nov 1942FR Jean de VienneLight cruiserLa Galissonniere 
27 Nov 1942FR KersaintLarge destroyerVauquelin 
27 Nov 1942FR L'EspoireSubmarineL'Espoire 
27 Nov 1942FR L'IndomptableLarge destroyerLe Fantasque 
27 Nov 1942FR La GalissonniereLight cruiserLa Galissonniere 
27 Nov 1942FR La PalmeDestroyerL'Adroit 
27 Nov 1942FR Le CorsaireDestroyerLe Hardi 
27 Nov 1942FR Le FlibustierDestroyerLe Hardi 
27 Nov 1942FR Le HardiDestroyerLe Hardi 
27 Nov 1942FR Le MarsDestroyerL'Adroit 
27 Nov 1942FR Les EspargesGunboatArras 
27 Nov 1942FR MamelukDestroyerLe Hardi 
27 Nov 1942FR MarseillaiseLight cruiserLa Galissonniere 
27 Nov 1942FR NaiadeSubmarineSirene 
27 Nov 1942FR PascalSubmarineRedoutable 
27 Nov 1942FR TartuLarge destroyerVauquelin 
27 Nov 1942FR VaubanLarge destroyerGuepard 
27 Nov 1942FR VauquelinLarge destroyerVauquelin 
27 Nov 1942FR VengeurSubmarineRedoutable 
27 Nov 1942FR VénusSubmarineMinerve 

1943

 DateVesselTypeClass
7 May 1943FR L'AudacieuxLarge destroyerLe Fantasque 
29 Dec 1943FR ProtéeSubmarineRedoutable 

1944

 DateVesselTypeClass
30 Apr 1944FR TahureGunboatArras 
8 Jul 1944FR PerléSubmarineSaphir 

1945

 DateVesselTypeClass
10 Mar 1945FR Amiral CharnerColonial sloopBougainville 
10 Mar 1945FR MarneGunboatSomme 

94 Allied warship losses located.

Losses by navy


Royal Navy (1108)
US Navy (487)
Soviet Navy (138)
French Navy (95)
Royal Dutch Navy (59)
Royal Canadian Navy (31)
Royal Hellenic Navy (26)
Royal Norwegian Navy (23)
Royal Australian Navy (16)
Polish Navy (12)
Royal Indian Navy (12)
Free French Navy (9)
Italian Navy (7)
United States Coast Guard (5)
Brazilian Navy (2)
Royal New Zealand Navy (2)

This page shows all the Allied warships lost during World War Two. The page optionally is divided by navy for more compact listing.

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