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HMS Valiant (Maritime Quest ...

SERVICE HISTORIES of ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS in WORLD WAR 2

SERVICE HISTORIES of ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS in WORLD WAR 2

HMS Sheffield during the war. IWM photograph

And now the Taranto raid's chief architect was back: Lyster was Rear Admiral (Carriers), aboard HMS Illustrious.

HMS Manchester in 1942

Destroyer of the H class

Picture of Vittorio Veneto Battleship

Aircraft Carrier of the Eagle class

Destroyer of the E class

HMS Royal Sovereign ...

RN Conte di Cavour sunk during the British air raid on Taranto

Seen from the deck of the Royal Navy cruiser HMS Gloucester, the British cruisers Ajax

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Culdrose celebrates Taranto 76th

Destroyer of the Tribal class

Submarine of the T class

The British battleship HMS Nelson off Spithead for the May 1937 fleet…

HMS Duke of York - Royal Navy 14 inch gunned battleship - King George V class

To begin with there weren't yet enough vessels able to carry the required 121 aircraft in Royal Navy ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth approaching Portsmouth for the first time. Crown copyright

BRITISH SHIPS FIRST WORLD WAR (SP 210) The old gunboat HMS EXCELLENT, re-armed with a 9.2" gun which was used to bombard the Belgian coast, 1914.

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HMS Warspite (03)

Destroyer of the J class

HMS Coventry before the war

HMS Stalker, sister ship (Navy Photos, click to ...

Raid on Taranto by Anthony Saunders

Glamour shot of HMS Nelson, one of two members of the "Cherry Tree" class of battleships.

A painter's depiction of the capture of the American frigate USS Chesapeake (right) by the British frigate HMS Shannon (left) during the War of 1812.

Vintage photographs of battleships, battlecruisers and cruisers.: Queen Elizabeth-class battleship HMS Barham in

RN Giulio Cesare, nave ammiraglia di Campioni a Punta Stilo

... Italian military and political circles vigorously debated the role and necessity of aircraft carriers in the expanding Italian fleet.

HMS Illustrious and her sisters with armored decks in the British carrier fleet helped them survive

Oblique bow view of Illustrious at anchor

HMS/M United (CyberHeritage, click to enlarge) ...

HMS Queen Elizabeth undergoing reconstruction. The Queen Elizabeth-class battleships were extensively modernised during the inter-war period.

HMS Ocean leaving Devonport on her way to this years NATO exercise in the Baltic

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HMS Gloucester in 1940

HMS Repulse - she and her sister Renown together with HMS Hood (which shipped an · Battle ShipsRoyal NavyNavy ...

HMS Liverpool Royal Navy Town-class light cruiser at Mare Island, USA.

SERVICE HISTORIES of ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS in WORLD WAR 2

Commands listed for HMS United (P 44)

HMS Vendetta c.1925

Destroyer of the Town class

'S' class destroyer HMS Swift, mined and sunk off Sword Beach, Normandy, whilst supporting the D Day landings on 24 June 1944.

SERVICE HISTORIES of ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS in WORLD WAR 2

HMS ILLUSTRIOUS undergoing repairs at Norfolk Navy Yards. Picture courtesy Researcher at Large

The Royal Navy's HMS Ark Royal in 1939, with Swordfish biplane fighters passing overhead. The British aircraft carrier was involved in the crippling of the ...

She's not only bold and beautiful (just look at her!) but she is also the royal navy's most decorated warship of all time. Laid down in 1912 and completed ...

SERVICE HISTORIES of ROYAL NAVY WARSHIPS in WORLD WAR 2

The Royal Navy in the interwar, HMS Nelson

Battle of Midway B-23902 - Japanese heavy cruiser of the Mogame Class on fire

HMS WARSPITE, with Seafires of FORMIDABLE in the foreground, part of Force H in

HMS Illustrious, Aircraft Carrier

Armada de Chile, Acorazado Almirante Latorre ex-HMS Canada.

HMS Queen Elizabeth: Royal Rumbler

Italian Battleship, RMN Littorio - one of Italy's most modern battleships, heavily damaged at Taranto by Fleet Air Arm attack in - Battles often took place ...

The Abyssinian crisis of the mid 1930s shifted the Royal Navy's attention

HMS ILLUSTRIOUS