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WW2 Destroyers

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 6/26/2014

No fleet was safe during the Second World War - as such, destroyers were needed, from the Atlantic to the Pacific, to keep the naval advantage in check.

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There are a total of 9 WW2 Naval Destroyer Warships in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.




1940
IJN Isokaze
As an island nation, it behooved Japanese warplanners to embark upon a massive naval-building campaign in the run up to World...
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1944
USS Laffey (DD-724)
The USS Laffey (DD-724), a United States Navy Allen M. Sumner-class destroyer, was named for seaman Bartlett Laffey who was a...
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1944
USS Samuel B. Roberts (DE-413)
USS Samuel B. Roberts (DE-413) was a John C. Butler-class destroyer escort of the United States Navy. The hull of the Robert...
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1937
Z17 Diether von Roeder
The 1936 Type Diether von Roeder destroyer was a trim looking ship with a clipper bow and long forecastle fitting a low-profi...
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1937
Z4 Richard Beitzen
The Zerstorer (Destroyer) Type 1934 class was the first group of destroyers built in Germany after the end World War 1. The Z...
Thumbnail picture of the Z4 Richard Beitzen