Allied Warships

Escort carriers

Attacker class

11 ships

The escort carrier HMS Pursuer (D 73) of the Royal Navy.

Technical information

TypeEscort carrier
Displacement14630 BRT 
Length465 feet 
Complement646 men 
Armament2 4" AA guns (2x1).
14 20mm AA (14x1)
20 aircraft.  
Max speed18 knots
EnginesGeared turbines, 1 shaft 
Power8500 HP 
Notes on classThese ships were known as the Bogue class in the USN and the Attacker class in the Royal Navy. 

Royal Navy Royal Navy ships of the Attacker class

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HMS Attacker (D 02) (ex. USS Barnes (i))
HMS Battler (D 18) (ex. USS Altamaha (i))
HMS Chaser (D 32) (ex. USS Breton (i))
HMS Fencer (D 64) (ex. USS Croatan (i))
HMS Hunter (ii) (D 80) (ex. USS Block Island (i))
HMS Pursuer (D 73) (ex. USS St. George)
HMS Ravager (D 70)
HMS Searcher (D 40)
HMS Stalker (D 91) (ex. USS Hamlin)
HMS Striker (D 12) (ex. USS Prince William (i))
HMS Tracker (D 24)

11 Escort carriers of the Attacker class.

See all Royal Navy Escort carrier classes.

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