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  • World War 2 Cruiser Warships (1939-1945)

    World War 2 Cruiser Warships (1939-1945)

    The cruiser warship evolved much between the two World Wars and proved ever-critical to the scope of operations in all seas that fighting was had.





    There are a total of (36) World War 2 Cruiser Warships (1939-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin.



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    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the FS Georges Leygues
    FS Georges Leygues
    Type: Light Cruiser Warship
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the FS Montcalm
    FS Montcalm
    Type: Light Cruiser Warship
     
    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the Gorizia
    Gorizia
    Type: Heavy Cruiser Warship
     
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Ajax (22)
    HMS Ajax (22)
    Type: Light Cruiser Warship
     
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Belfast (C35)
    HMS Belfast (C35)
    Type: Light Cruiser
     
    1928
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Cornwall (56)
    HMS Cornwall (56)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser Warship
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Dido (37)
    HMS Dido (37)
    Type: Air Defense Light Cruiser Warship
     
    1918
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Dragon (D46)
    HMS Dragon (D46)
    Type: Light Cruiser Warship
     
    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Exeter (68)
    HMS Exeter (68)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser Warship
     
    1920
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Hood (51)
    HMS Hood (51)
    Type: Battlecruiser
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Manchester (C15)
    HMS Manchester (C15)
    Type: Light Cruiser
     
    1916
    Thumbnail picture of the HMS Renown
    HMS Renown
    Type: Battlecruiser
     
    1915
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Haruna
    IJN Haruna
    Type: Battlecruiser / Battleship / Fast Battleship
     
    1914
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Hiei
    IJN Hiei
    Type: Battlecruiser / Fast Battleship
     
    1915
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Kirishima
    IJN Kirishima
    Type: Battlecruiser / Battleship
     
    1913
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Kongo
    IJN Kongo
    Type: Battlecruiser / Battleship Warship
     
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Mogami (1934)
    IJN Mogami (1934)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser
     
    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Takao
    IJN Takao
    Type: Heavy Cruiser Warship
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the IJN Tone
    IJN Tone
    Type: Light / Heavy Cruiser Warship / Floatplane Carrier
     
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the KMS Admiral Graf Spee
    KMS Admiral Graf Spee
    Type: Pocket Battleship / Armored Cruiser
     
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the KMS Admiral Hipper
    KMS Admiral Hipper
    Type: Heavy Cruiser
     
    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the KMS Admiral Scheer
    KMS Admiral Scheer
    Type: Pocket Battleship; Armored Cruiser
     
    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the KMS Deutschland / Lutzow
    KMS Deutschland / Lutzow
    Type: Pocket Battleship / Armored Cruiser
     
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the KMS Scharnhorst
    KMS Scharnhorst
    Type: Battlecruiser / Battleship
     
    1915
    Thumbnail picture of the SMS Mowe
    SMS Mowe
    Type: Merchant Commerce Raider Warship
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Canberra (CA-70)
    USS Canberra (CA-70)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser / Missile Cruiser Warship
     
    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Chicago (CA-29)
    USS Chicago (CA-29)
    Type: Cruiser
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Cleveland (CL-55)
    USS Cleveland (CL-55)
    Type: Light Cruiser
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Fall River (CA-131)
    USS Fall River (CA-131)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser
     
    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Indianapolis (CA-35)
    USS Indianapolis (CA-35)
    Type: Cruiser
     
    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Minneapolis (CA-36)
    USS Minneapolis (CA-36)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser Warship
     
    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the USS New Orleans (CA-32)
    USS New Orleans (CA-32)
    Type: Heavy Cruiser Warship
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Phoenix (CL-46)
    USS Phoenix (CL-46)
    Type: Light Cruiser
     
    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the USS Portland (CA-33)
    USS Portland (CA-33)
    Type: Cruiser Warship
     
    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
     
    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the Zara
    Zara
    Type: Heavy Cruiser Warship