Allied Warships in World War Two

The Hecla class destroyer depot ship HMS Hecla (i) of the Royal Navy. She was lost on 12 Nov 1942.


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All Allied warships in WWII, in all theatres
(21,189 vessels listed).

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Navies involved in WWII

  HMSRoyal Navy (9517)
  USSUS Navy (9233)
  HMCSRoyal Canadian Navy (560)
  USSRSoviet Navy (421)
  FRFrench Navy (241)
  HMISRoyal Indian Navy (230)
  HMASRoyal Australian Navy (169)
  HNMSRoyal Dutch Navy (146)
  Italian Navy (120)
  FFLFree French Navy (104)
  USCGCUnited States Coast Guard (96)
  HNoMSRoyal Norwegian Navy (81)
  RHSRoyal Hellenic Navy (75)
  HMNZSRoyal New Zealand Navy (55)
  Brazilian Navy (54)
  ORPPolish Navy (39)
  HMSASSouth African Navy (17)

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Warships by type

   Landing Craft Tanks (3241)
   Motor Torpedo Boats (1487)
   Minesweepers (1454)
   Landing Craft Infantrys (1393)
   Destroyers (1294)
   Tank landing ships (1283)
   Motor Fishing Vessels (1241)
   ... more types

Featured event entry

14 Jan 1945
Minesweeper HMCS Comox:
- HMCS Comox and HMCS Fundy together pick up 66 survivors from the American merchant Martin Van Buren that was torpedoed and ...

Allied Warship Losses

Allied warships lost in the war. See also Allied warships lost to U-boats.

Recently updated warships (New!)

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