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  • Naval Warships and Submarines from 1940 to 1949

    Naval Warships and Submarines from 1940 to 1949

    The decade included most of World War 2 - which showcased some of the last great naval battles in recorded history.





    There are a total of (127) Naval Warships and Submarines from 1940 to 1949 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.





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    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Ammiraglio Cagni
    Ammiraglio Cagni
    Type: Ocean-Going Attack Submarine
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Aquila
    Aquila
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Biber (Beaver)
    Biber (Beaver)
    Type: Midget Submarine
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the ELCO PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
    ELCO PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
    Type: Patrol Boat / Motor Torpedo Boat
     
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the FS Jean Bart
    FS Jean Bart
    Type: Battleship
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the FS Richelieu
    FS Richelieu
    Type: Battleship
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Higgins Boat LCVP (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel)
    Higgins Boat LCVP (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel)
    Type: Amphibious Assault Landing Craft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Higgins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
    Higgins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
    Type: Patrol Boat / Motor Torpedo Boat
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the HIJMS RO-100 (Kaisho / Type KS)
    HIJMS RO-100 (Kaisho / Type KS)
    Type: Short-Range Coastal Submarine
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the HMCS Sackville (K181)
    HMCS Sackville (K181)
    Type: Corvette
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Audacity (D10)
    HMS Audacity (D10)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Dido (37)
    HMS Dido (37)
    Type: Air Defense Light Cruiser Warship
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Duke of York (17)
    HMS Duke of York (17)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Prince of Wales (53)
    HMS Prince of Wales (53)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Roberts (F40)
    HMS Roberts (F40)
    Type: Monitor Warship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Unicorn (I72)
    HMS Unicorn (I72)
    Type: Maintenance Aircraft Carrier
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Upholder (P37)
    HMS Upholder (P37)
    Type: Coastal Submarine
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Vanguard (23)
    HMS Vanguard (23)
    Type: Fast Battleship
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Victorious (R38)
    HMS Victorious (R38)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Warrior (R31)
    HMS Warrior (R31)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS X-class / X-craft (series)
    HMS X-class / X-craft (series)
    Type: Midget Submarine
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Huckins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
    Huckins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
    Type: Motorized Torpedo Fast Boat
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Ha-201 (Type STS)
    IJN Ha-201 (Type STS)
    Type: Fast Coastal Submarine
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN I-15
    IJN I-15
    Type: IJN Submarine
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN I-201
    IJN I-201
    Type: High-Speed Attack Submarine
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN I-21
    IJN I-21
    Type: Ocean-Going Submarine
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN I-351
    IJN I-351
    Type: Ocean-Going Tanker / Resupply Submarine
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN I-400 (STo / Sen-Toku)
    IJN I-400 (STo / Sen-Toku)
    Type: Aircraft Carrier Submarine
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN I-58
    IJN I-58
    Type: Submarine
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Isokaze
    IJN Isokaze
    Type: Destroyer Warship
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN No. 1 Class Landing Ship (1st Class Transporter)
    IJN No. 1 Class Landing Ship (1st Class Transporter)
    Type: Amphibious Assault Vessel
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Shimakaze
    IJN Shimakaze
    Type: Destroyer Warship
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Shinano
    IJN Shinano
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Shokaku
    IJN Shokaku
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Taiho
    IJN Taiho
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Yamato
    IJN Yamato
    Type: Battleship
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Zuiho
    IJN Zuiho
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Zuikaku
    IJN Zuikaku
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaiten
    Kaiten
    Type: Midget Sub / Manned Suicide Torpedo
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the KMS Bismarck
    KMS Bismarck
    Type: Battleship
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the KMS Tirpitz
    KMS Tirpitz
    Type: Battleship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Landing Craft Infantry (Large) (LCI(L))
    Landing Craft Infantry (Large) (LCI(L))
    Type: Amphibious Assault Ship
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Landing Ship, Tank Mk II (LST2)
    Landing Ship, Tank Mk II (LST2)
    Type: Amphibious Assault Transport Vessel
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Littorio (Italia)
    Littorio (Italia)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Neger
    Neger
    Type: Manned Torpedo Carrier / Assault Boat
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the ORP Jastrzab
    ORP Jastrzab
    Type: Attack Submarine
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Roma
    Roma
    Type: Battleship
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the SS John W. Brown B4611
    SS John W. Brown B4611
    Type: Cargo Ship Vessel
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Type XXI U-Boat
    Type XXI U-Boat
    Type: Electric-Powered Attack Submarine
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Type XXIII U-Boat
    Type XXIII U-Boat
    Type: Coastal Submarine
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Type XXVII Seehund (Seal)
    Type XXVII Seehund (Seal)
    Type: Midget Submarine
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the U-boat U-505 (Type IXC)
    U-boat U-505 (Type IXC)
    Type: Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the USCGC Eagle (WIX-327)
    USCGC Eagle (WIX-327)
    Type: Three-Masted Sail Training Barque
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Alabama (BB-60)
    USS Alabama (BB-60)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Alamance (AKA-75)
    USS Alamance (AKA-75)
    Type: Attack Cargo Ship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Appalachian (AGC-1)
    USS Appalachian (AGC-1)
    Type: Amphibious Force Flagship Vessel
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Attu (CVE-102)
    USS Attu (CVE-102)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Balao (SS-285)
    USS Balao (SS-285)
    Type: Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Bluefish (SS-222)
    USS Bluefish (SS-222)
    Type: Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31)
    USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Bowfin (SS-287)
    USS Bowfin (SS-287)
    Type: Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Cabot (CVL-28)
    USS Cabot (CVL-28)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Canberra (CA-70)
    USS Canberra (CA-70)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser / Missile Cruiser Warship
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Clamagore (SS-343)
    USS Clamagore (SS-343)
    Type: Diesel-Electric Attack / Surviellance Submarine
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Cleveland (CL-55)
    USS Cleveland (CL-55)
    Type: Light Cruiser
     
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Coral Sea (CV-43)
    USS Coral Sea (CV-43)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Cowpens (CVL-25)
    USS Cowpens (CVL-25)
    Type: Comventilonally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
     
    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Des Moines (CA-134)
    USS Des Moines (CA-134)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Dixmude (A-609)
    USS Dixmude (A-609)
    Type: Aircraft Transport / Escort Carrier
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Drum (SS-228)
    USS Drum (SS-228)
    Type: Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Essex (CV-9)
    USS Essex (CV-9)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Fall River (CA-131)
    USS Fall River (CA-131)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Fletcher (DD-445)
    USS Fletcher (DD-445)
    Type: Destroyer Warship / Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Platform
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Franklin (CV-13)
    USS Franklin (CV-13)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
    USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Gato (SS-212)
    USS Gato (SS-212)
    Type: Attack Submarine
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Gleaves (DD-423)
    USS Gleaves (DD-423)
    Type: Destroyer Warship
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Grunion (SS-216)
    USS Grunion (SS-216)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Attack Submarine
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Guadalcanal (CVE-60)
    USS Guadalcanal (CVE-60)
    Type: Escort Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Hancock (CV-19)
    USS Hancock (CV-19)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Harris (APA-2)
    USS Harris (APA-2)
    Type: Attack Transport Ship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Hornet (CV-12)
    USS Hornet (CV-12)
    Type: Aircraft Carrier
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Hornet (CV-8)
    USS Hornet (CV-8)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Improve (AM-247)
    USS Improve (AM-247)
    Type: Minesweeper / Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Vessel
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Independence (CVL-22)
    USS Independence (CVL-22)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Intrepid (CV-11)
    USS Intrepid (CV-11)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Iowa (BB-61)
    USS Iowa (BB-61)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS John C. Butler (DE-339)
    USS John C. Butler (DE-339)
    Type: Destroyer Escort
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Joseph P Kennedy, Jr (DD-850)
    USS Joseph P Kennedy, Jr (DD-850)
    Type: Destroyer
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Kalinin Bay (CVE-68)
    USS Kalinin Bay (CVE-68)
    Type: Escort Carrier
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Kearsarge (CV-33)
    USS Kearsarge (CV-33)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Laffey (DD-459)
    USS Laffey (DD-459)
    Type: Destroyer Warship
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Laffey (DD-724)
    USS Laffey (DD-724)
    Type: Destroyer Warship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Langley (CVL-27)
    USS Langley (CVL-27)
    Type: Conventionall-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Ling (SS-297)
    USS Ling (SS-297)
    Type: Diesel-Electric Submarine
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Lionfish (SS-298)
    USS Lionfish (SS-298)
    Type: Attack Submarine
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56)
    USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Little Rock (CL-92 / CLG-4 / CG-4)
    USS Little Rock (CL-92 / CLG-4 / CG-4)
    Type: Light Cruiser / Guided Missile Cruiser
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Massachusetts (BB-59)
    USS Massachusetts (BB-59)
    Type: Fast Battleship
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS McCalla (DD-488)
    USS McCalla (DD-488)
    Type: Destroyer Warship
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Midway (CV-41)
    USS Midway (CV-41)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Missouri (BB-63)
    USS Missouri (BB-63)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Montana (BB-67)
    USS Montana (BB-67)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS New Jersey (BB-62)
    USS New Jersey (BB-62)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the USS North Carolina (BB-55)
    USS North Carolina (BB-55)
    Type: Fast Battleship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Pillsbury (DE-133)
    USS Pillsbury (DE-133)
    Type: Destroyer Escort Warship
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Piranha (SS-389)
    USS Piranha (SS-389)
    Type: Attack Submarine
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Rochester (CA-124)
    USS Rochester (CA-124)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Saint Lo (CVE-63)
    USS Saint Lo (CVE-63)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Samuel B. Roberts (DE-413)
    USS Samuel B. Roberts (DE-413)
    Type: Destroyer Escort
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS San Diego (CL-53) (CLAA-53)
    USS San Diego (CL-53) (CLAA-53)
    Type: Light Cruiser / Light Anti-Aircraft Cruiser
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)
    USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)
    Type: Light Aircraft Carrier
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Serpens (AK-97)
    USS Serpens (AK-97)
    Type: Cargo Ship
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Shamrock Bay (CVE-84)
    USS Shamrock Bay (CVE-84)
    Type: Escort Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Shangri-La (CV-38)
    USS Shangri-La (CV-38)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS South Dakota (BB-57)
    USS South Dakota (BB-57)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Taconic (AGC-17)
    USS Taconic (AGC-17)
    Type: Amphibious Force Command Ship
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
    USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the USS United States (CVA-58)
    USS United States (CVA-58)
    Type: Proposed Coventionally-Powered Bomber Carrier / Supercarrier
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wahoo (SS-238)
    USS Wahoo (SS-238)
    Type: Attack Submarine
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Washington (BB-56)
    USS Washington (BB-56)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wasp (CV-7)
    USS Wasp (CV-7)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wisconsin (BB-64)
    USS Wisconsin (BB-64)
    Type: Battleship
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wolverine (IX-64)
    USS Wolverine (IX-64)
    Type: Aviator Training Aircraft Carrier
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Wrangell (AE-12)
    USS Wrangell (AE-12)
    Type: Ammunition Ship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Yorktown (CV-10 / CVA-10 / CVS-10)
    USS Yorktown (CV-10 / CVA-10 / CVS-10)
    Type: Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Vittorio Veneto
    Vittorio Veneto
    Type: Battleship