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 Gato class submarine Albacore (SS-218) of the US Navy. She was lost on 7 Nov 1944.


1940

 DateVesselTypeClass
Royal Indian Navy23 Jun 1940HMIS Pathan (K 26)Patrol craftPC 

1941

 DateVesselTypeClass
Royal Indian Navy30 Apr 1941HMIS Parvati (4.179)Auxiliary patrol vessel 
Royal Indian Navy8 Dec 1941HMIS PrabhavatiAuxiliary patrol vessel 

1942

 DateVesselTypeClass
Royal Indian Navy1 Mar 1942HMIS Sohpie MarieAuxiliary patrol vessel 
Royal Indian Navy6 Apr 1942HMIS Indus (L 67 / U 67)SloopGrimsby 
Royal Indian Navy16 Oct 1942HMIS Lady CraddockAuxiliary patrol vessel 

1943

 DateVesselTypeClass
Royal Indian Navy2 Apr 1943HMIS HaideriAuxiliary patrol vessel 
Royal Indian Navy9 Sep 1943HMIS MTB 284 (MTB 284)Motor Torpedo BoatVosper 72 feet-type 
Royal Indian Navy9 Sep 1943HMIS MTB 285 (MTB 285)Motor Torpedo BoatVosper 72 feet-type 

1944

 DateVesselTypeClass
Royal Indian Navy14 Apr 1944HMIS El Hind (F 120)Landing Ship Infantry 
Royal Indian Navy10 Aug 1944HMIS Kutubtari (FY 086)Auxiliary patrol vessel 
Royal Indian Navy7 Oct 1944HMIS HDML 1119 (ML 1119)Harbour Defence Motor LaunchHDML 

12 Allied warship losses located.

Losses by navy


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