Allied Warships

Submarine Depot Ships

The submarine depot ship HNMS Colombia of the Royal Dutch Navy. She was lost on 27 Feb 1943.

All Submarine Depot Ship classes

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


Royal Navy

 no class name (11)1907 - 1944

Royal Dutch Navy

 no class name (1)1941 - 1941

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 Depot Ships



Royal Navy30 Jun 1942HMS Medway (F 25) 


Royal Dutch Navy27 Feb 1943HNMS Colombia 

2 Submarine Depot Ships lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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