Allied Warships

Salvage vessels

US Navy

All Salvage vessel classes (in service with the US Navy).

 Diver (19)1943 - 1944
 Anchor (6)1943 - 1944
 Bolster (9)1945 - 1946

3 ship classes.

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: Salvage vessels



Royal Navy14 Feb 1944HMS SalvikingKing Salvor 


US Navy24 Jan 1945USS Extractor (ARS 15)Anchor 

2 Salvage vessels lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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