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German submarine U-410

German submarine U-410 was a Type VIIC U-boat built for Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II, operating mainly in the Mediterranean. Her insignia was a sword & shield, she did not suffer any casualties until she was sunk. U-410 was firs ...

German submarine U-801

German submarine U-801 was a Type IXC/40 U-boat built for Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. U-801 was ordered in December 1940 from DeSchiMAG Seebeckwerft in Geestemunde number yard 710. Her keel was laid down on 1 October 1941, and ...

German submarine U-845

German Type IXC/40 submarines were slightly larger than the original Type IXCs. U-845 had a displacement of 1.144 tonnes 1.126 long tons when at the surface and 1.257 tonnes 1.237 long tons while submerged. The U-boat had a total length of 76.76 ...

SS William B. Woods

SS William B. Woods was a Liberty ship built in the United States during World War II. Named after William B. Woods, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States and a member of the Ohio General Assembly.

USS Franklin (CV-13)

USS Franklin, nicknamed "Big Ben," was one of 24 Essex -class aircraft carriers built during World War II for the United States Navy, and the fifth US Navy ship to bear the name. Commissioned in January 1944, she served in several campaigns in th ...

HMS Guysborough

HMS Guysborough was a VTE-engined Bangor -class minesweeper of the Royal Navy. Before commissioning she was transferred to the Royal Canadian Navy on loan. She saw action in the Battle of the Atlantic and the Invasion of Normandy. She was torpedo ...

HMS Puffin (L52)

HMS Puffin, was a Kingfisher -class sloop of the British Royal Navy, built in the 1930s, that saw service during World War II. The ship was laid down on 12 June 1935 by Alexander Stephens and Sons, based at Linthouse in Glasgow, launched on 5 May ...

HMS Sealion (72S)

HMS Sealion was a second-batch S-class submarine built during the 1930s for the Royal Navy. Completed in 1934, the boat fought in the Second World War.

HMS Teme (K458)

HMS Teme was a River-class frigate of the Royal Navy that was built during the Second World War. The frigate was named for the River Teme, a river that flows along the English-Welsh border. She was transferred to the Royal Canadian Navy and serve ...

German submarine U-348

German submarine U-348 was a Type VIIC U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She spent six patrols but sank no ships. She was sunk near Hamburg us bombs.

German submarine U-350

German submarine U-350 was a Type VIIC U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She carried out no patrols. She did not sink or damage any ships. She was sunk by American bombs at Hamburg in March 1945.

German submarine U-429

German submarine U-429 was a Type VIIC U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine originally built for the Italian Regia Marina during World War II. Her keel was laid down on 14 September 1942 by Danziger Werft of Danzig. She was then commissioned as S ...

German submarine U-430

German submarine U-430 was a Type VIIC U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She carried out no patrols. She did not sink or damage any ships. She was sunk in Northern Germany us bombs in March 1945.

German submarine U-884

German submarine U-884 was a Type IXD/42 U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. Her construction was ordered on 2 April 1942 and her keel was laid down on 29 August 1943 by DeSchiMAG AG Weser of Bremen. She was launched on 17 m ...

German submarine U-1106

German submarine U-1106 was a Type VIIC/41 U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She was commissioned on 14 October 1941 and was laid down on 28 July 1943 at Nordseewerke, Emden as yard No. 228. She was launched on 26 may 1944 ...

German submarine U-1167

German submarine U-1167 was a Type VIIC/41 U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She was ordered on 2 April 1942 and was laid down on 2 March 1943 on the Danziger Werft AG, Danzig as yard number 139. She was launched on 28 Aug ...

German submarine U-1169

German submarine U-1169 was a Type VIIC/41 U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She was ordered on 2 April 1942 and was laid on 9 April 1943, on the Danziger Werft AG, Danzig as yard number 141. She was launched on 2 October ...

HNoMS Eidsvold

HNoMS Eidsvold was a coastal defence ship and the lead ship of her class, serving in the Royal Norwegian Navy. Built by Armstrong Whitworth at Newcastle on Tyne in 1899, she was obsolete when sunk by German torpedoes in Narvik harbour on 9 April ...

HMS Hardy (1936)

HMS Hardy was the flotilla leader for the H-class destroyers, built for the Royal Navy in the mid-1930s. During the Spanish Civil War of 1936–1939 the ship spent considerable time in Spanish waters, enforcing the arms blockade imposed by Britain ...

HMS Hotspur (H01)

HMS Hotspur was an H-class destroyer built for the Royal Navy during the 1930s. During the Spanish Civil War of 1936–1939 the ship spent considerable time in Spanish waters, enforcing the arms blockade imposed by Britain and France on both sides ...

HNoMS Norge

HNoMS Norge was a coastal defence ship of the Eidsvold -class in the Royal Norwegian Navy. Built by Armstrong Whitworth at Newcastle on Tyne, she was torpedoed and sunk by German destroyers in Narvik harbour on 9 April 1940.

HMS Tarpon (N17)

The second HMS Tarpon was a T-class submarine of the Royal Navy. She was laid down by Scotts, Greenock and launched in October 1939. She is named after the large fish Tarpon, one species of which is native to the Atlantic, and the other to the In ...

German submarine U-64 (1939)

German submarine U-64 was a Type IXB U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She was ordered by them in July 1937. Her keel was laid down by AG Weser in Bremen in December 1938. Following about nine months of construction, she w ...

German destroyer Z17 Diether von Roeder

Z17 Diether von Roeder was one of six Type 1936 destroyers built for the Kriegsmarine in the late 1930s. Completed in 1938, the ship spent most of her time training although she did participate in the occupation of Memel in early 1939. At the beg ...

German destroyer Z18 Hans Ludemann

Z18 Hans Ludemann was one of six Type 1936 destroyers built for the Kriegsmarine in the late 1930s. Completed in 1938, the ship spent most of her time training. At the beginning of World War II in September 1939, she was initially deployed to lay ...

German destroyer Z19 Hermann Kunne

Z19 Hermann Kunne was one of six Type 1936 destroyers built for the Kriegsmarine in the late 1930s. Completed at the beginning of 1939, the ship spent most of her time training although she did participate in the occupation of Memel a few months ...

German destroyer Z21 Wilhelm Heidkamp

Z21 Wilhelm Heidkamp was one of six Type 1936 destroyers built for the Kriegsmarine in the late 1930s. Completed a few months before the start of World War II in September 1939, the ship served as a flagship throughout her career. She briefly pat ...

German destroyer Z22 Anton Schmitt

Z22 Anton Schmitt was one of six Type 1936 destroyers built for the Kriegsmarine in the late 1930s. Completed after the beginning of World War II in September 1939, she helped to lay an offensive minefield off the English coast that claimed one s ...

HMS Rover (N62)

HMS Rover was a Rainbow-class submarine designed and built by Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering in Barrow-in-Furness for the Royal Navy and was launched on 11 June 1930. During its early career, Rover served in the Far East. During World War I ...

German submarine U-76 (1940)

German submarine U-76 was a Type VIIB U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine during World War II. She played a minor role in the Battle of the Atlantic, but was destroyed south of Iceland.

HMS Volunteer (D71)

Volunteer was ordered in January 1918 as part of the 13th Order of the 1918-1919 Naval Programme. She was laid down on 16 April 1918 by William Denny and Brothers at Dumbarton, Scotland, and launched on 17 April 1919. She was completed on 7 Novem ...

HMS Abingdon

The Aberdare sub-class were enlarged versions of the original Hunt-class ships with a more powerful armament. The ships displaced 800 long tons 810 at normal load. They measured 231 feet 70.4 m long overall with a beam of 26 feet 6 inches 8.1 m. ...

SS Connecticut (1938)

SS Connecticut was a 8684 ton tanker ship built in 1938 by Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation and used for a World War II. She operated her under the United States Merchant Marine act for the War Shipping Administration, with United States Navy A ...

HMS Cotswold (L54)

Cotswold was ordered on 11 April 1939 under the 1939 War Emergency Build Programme as job number 1836. She was completed in November 1940. She was adopted by the civil community of North Cotswold Urban District in Gloucestershire as part of Warsh ...

SS David H. Atwater

The SS David H. Atwater was a United States Merchant Marine coastal steamer which was sunk on 2 April 1942 by gunfire from German submarine U-552, commanded by the U-boat ace Erich Topp, during World War 2. The circumstances of the destruction of ...

USS Dewey (YFD-1)

USS Dewey was a floating dry dock built for the United States Navy in 1905, and named for American Admiral George Dewey. The Auxiliary floating drydock was towed to her station in the Philippines in 1906 and remained there until scuttled by Ameri ...

SS El Occidente

SS El Occidente was a cargo ship for the Morgan Line, a subsidiary of the Southern Pacific Company. During World War I, she was known as USAT El Occidente in service with the United States Army and as USS El Occidente in service with the United S ...

Russian battleship Gangut (1911)

Gangut was both the lead ship of the Gangut -class dreadnoughts of the Imperial Russian Navy built before World War I and the last of her class to be completed. She was named after the Russian victory over the Swedish Navy in the Battle of Gangut ...

HMS Havock (H43)

HMS Havock was an H-class destroyer built for the British Royal Navy in the mid-1930s. During the Spanish Civil War of 1936–1939, the ship enforced the arms blockade imposed by Britain and France on both sides as part of the Mediterranean Fleet. ...

HMS Lance (G87)

HMS Lance was an L-class destroyer of the Royal Navy. She entered service during World War II, and had a short but eventful career, serving in Home waters and the Mediterranean Sea. She was damaged in two consecutive air attacks at Malta in 1942. ...

USS Margaret (ID-2510)

USS Margaret – shortly thereafter known as USS Chatham -- was a cargo ship acquired by the U.S. Navy during World War I. She was used to carry cargo to Allied troops in Europe until the war’s end when she was returned to the U.S. Shipping Board f ...

USS Napa (AT-32)

USS Napa, originally Yucca, was a Bagaduce -class fleet tug of the United States Navy. The ship was laid down as Napa on 5 March 1919, at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Washington, launched on 24 July 1919, and commissioned on 5 December 1919, L ...

SS San Jacinto (1903)

SS San Jacinto was an American commercial passenger-cargo ship chartered by the United States Army for World War I service and considered for acquisition by the United States Navy as USS San Jacinto. The San Jacinto was built in 1903 at Chester, ...

USS Branch (DD-197)

USS Branch was a Clemson -class destroyer in the United States Navy that entered service in 1920. After a short active life, Branch was placed in reserve in 1922. The ship was activated again for World War II before being transferred to the Royal ...

HMS Pakenham (G06)

HMS Pakenham was a P-class destroyer of the British Royal Navy built and operated during World War II. Commissioned in early 1942, she took part in the invasion of Madagascar, and several Malta Convoys, before being disabled in a battle with Ital ...

German submarine U-167 (1942)

German submarine U-167 was a Type IXC/40 U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine built for service during World War II. Her keel was laid down on 12 March 1941 by the Deutsche Schiff- und Maschinenbau AG in Bremen as yard number 706. She was launche ...

German submarine U-175

German submarine U-175 was a Type IXC U-boat of Nazi Germanys Kriegsmarine built for service during World War II. She was laid down on 30 January 1941 at Bremen, and commissioned on 5 December 1941 with Kapitanleutnant Heinrich Bruns in command. ...

USS Etamin (AK-93)

USS Etamin was the Liberty ship Isaac Babbitt constructed for the US Maritime Commission in 1943, for World War II service at a cost of 9.509. After acquisition by the US Navy, the ship was named Etamin, after the brightest star in the constellat ...

HM LST-407

HMS LST-407 was a United States Navy LST-1 -class tank landing ship that was transferred to the Royal Navy during World War II. As with many of her class, the ship was never named. Instead, she was referred to by her hull designation.

USS LST-507

USS LST-507 a LST-491 -class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy during World War II. She was sunk by a German torpedo attack in April 1944 during Exercise Tiger. LST-507 was laid down on 8 September 1943 at Jeffersonville, Indiana ...