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WW2 U.S. Warships and Submarines (1941-1945)

Born from the ashes of Pearl Harbor, the United States Navy became a force to be reckoned with in the Second World War.

WW2 U.S. Warships and Submarines (1941-1945)

Born from the ashes of Pearl Harbor, the United States Navy became a force to be reckoned with in the Second World War.

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There are a total of 123 WW2 U.S. Warships and Submarines (1941-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.





#1
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the ELCO PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
ELCO PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
Patrol Boat / Motor Torpedo Boat
#2
1939
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Flower (class)
Flower (class)
Corvette Warship / Minesweeper / Patrol Vessel
#3
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Higgins Boat LCVP (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel)
Higgins Boat LCVP (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel)
Amphibious Assault Landing Craft
#4
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Higgins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
Higgins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
Patrol Boat / Motor Torpedo Boat
#5
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the HMS Victorious (R38)
HMS Victorious (R38)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
ADVERTISEMENTS
#6
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Huckins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
Huckins PT Boat (Patrol Torpedo)
Motorized Torpedo Fast Boat
#7
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Landing Craft Infantry (Large) (LCI(L))
Landing Craft Infantry (Large) (LCI(L))
Amphibious Assault Ship
#8
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Landing Ship, Tank Mk II (LST2)
Landing Ship, Tank Mk II (LST2)
Amphibious Assault Transport Vessel
#9
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SS John W. Brown B4611
SS John W. Brown B4611
Cargo Ship Vessel
#10
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Type XXI U-Boat
Type XXI U-Boat
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#11
1946
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USCGC Eagle (WIX-327)
USCGC Eagle (WIX-327)
Three-Masted Sail Training Barque
#12
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Alabama (BB-60)
USS Alabama (BB-60)
Battleship
#13
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Alamance (AKA-75)
USS Alamance (AKA-75)
Attack Cargo Ship
#14
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Antietam (CV-36)
USS Antietam (CV-36)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#15
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Appalachian (AGC-1)
USS Appalachian (AGC-1)
Amphibious Force Flagship Vessel
#16
1916
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Arizona (BB-39)
USS Arizona (BB-39)
Super-Dreadnought Battleship
#17
1912
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Arkansas (BB-33)
USS Arkansas (BB-33)
Dreadnought Battleship
#18
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Attu (CVE-102)
USS Attu (CVE-102)
Escort Aircraft Carrier
#19
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Balao (SS-285)
USS Balao (SS-285)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#20
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Bali (ID-2483)
USS Bali (ID-2483)
Cargo Freighter Vessel
#21
1925
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Bass (SS-164) / (V-2 (SF-5)
USS Bass (SS-164) / (V-2 (SF-5)
Diesel-Electric Ocean-Going Attack Submarine
#22
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Bluefish (SS-222)
USS Bluefish (SS-222)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#23
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Bogue (CVE-9)
USS Bogue (CVE-9)
Escort Carrier / Aircraft Carrier Warship
#24
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31)
USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#25
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Bowfin (SS-287)
USS Bowfin (SS-287)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#26
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Cabot (CVL-28)
USS Cabot (CVL-28)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#27
1921
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS California (BB-44)
USS California (BB-44)
Battleship
#28
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Canberra (CA-70)
USS Canberra (CA-70)
Heavy Cruiser / Missile Cruiser Warship
#29
1931
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Chicago (CA-29)
USS Chicago (CA-29)
Cruiser
#30
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Clamagore (SS-343)
USS Clamagore (SS-343)
Diesel-Electric Attack / Surviellance Submarine
#31
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Cleveland (CL-55)
USS Cleveland (CL-55)
Light Cruiser Warship
#32
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Cowpens (CVL-25)
USS Cowpens (CVL-25)
Comventilonally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
#33
1934
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Cuttlefish (SS-171)
USS Cuttlefish (SS-171)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#34
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Dixmude (A-609)
USS Dixmude (A-609)
Aircraft Transport / Escort Carrier
#35
1937
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Downes (DD-375)
USS Downes (DD-375)
Multirole Destroyer Warship
#36
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Drum (SS-228)
USS Drum (SS-228)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#37
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Enterprise (CV-6)
USS Enterprise (CV-6)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#38
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Essex (CV-9)
USS Essex (CV-9)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#39
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Fall River (CA-131)
USS Fall River (CA-131)
Heavy Cruiser Warship
#40
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Fletcher (DD-445)
USS Fletcher (DD-445)
Destroyer Warship / Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Platform
#41
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Franklin (CV-13)
USS Franklin (CV-13)
Escort Aircraft Carrier
#42
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#43
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Gato (SS-212)
USS Gato (SS-212)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#44
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Gleaves (DD-423)
USS Gleaves (DD-423)
Destroyer Warship
#45
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Growler (SS-215)
USS Growler (SS-215)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#46
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Grunion (SS-216)
USS Grunion (SS-216)
Conventionally-Powered Attack Submarine
#47
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Guadalcanal (CVE-60)
USS Guadalcanal (CVE-60)
Escort Carrier
#48
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Hancock (CV-19)
USS Hancock (CV-19)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#49
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Harris (APA-2)
USS Harris (APA-2)
Attack Transport Ship
#50
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Hornet (CV-12)
USS Hornet (CV-12)
Aircraft Carrier
#51
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Hornet (CV-8)
USS Hornet (CV-8)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#52
1930
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Houston (CA-30)
USS Houston (CA-30)
Cruiser Warship
#53
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Improve (AM-247)
USS Improve (AM-247)
Minesweeper / Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Vessel
#54
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Independence (CVL-22)
USS Independence (CVL-22)
Conventionally-Powered Light Aircraft Carrier
#55
1932
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Indianapolis (CA-35)
USS Indianapolis (CA-35)
Heavy Cruiser Warship
#56
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Intrepid (CV-11)
USS Intrepid (CV-11)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#57
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Iowa (BB-61)
USS Iowa (BB-61)
Battleship
#58
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS John C. Butler (DE-339)
USS John C. Butler (DE-339)
Destroyer Escort Warship
#59
1920
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS John D. Ford (DD-228)
USS John D. Ford (DD-228)
Destroyer Warship
#60
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Kalinin Bay (CVE-68)
USS Kalinin Bay (CVE-68)
Escort Carrier
#61
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Laffey (DD-459)
USS Laffey (DD-459)
Destroyer Warship
#62
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Laffey (DD-724)
USS Laffey (DD-724)
Destroyer Warship
#63
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Lake Champlain (CV-39)
USS Lake Champlain (CV-39)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#64
1922
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Langley (CV-1)
USS Langley (CV-1)
Turbo Electrical-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#65
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Langley (CVL-27)
USS Langley (CVL-27)
Conventionall-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#66
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Lapwing (AM-1)
USS Lapwing (AM-1)
Minesweeper
#67
1927
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Lexington (CV-2)
USS Lexington (CV-2)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#68
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Ling (SS-297)
USS Ling (SS-297)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#69
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Lionfish (SS-298)
USS Lionfish (SS-298)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#70
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56)
USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56)
Escort Aircraft Carrier
#71
1917
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Manley (DD-74)
USS Manley (DD-74)
Destroyer Warship
#72
1921
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Maryland (BB-46)
USS Maryland (BB-46)
Dreadnought Battleship
#73
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Massachusetts (BB-59)
USS Massachusetts (BB-59)
Fast Battleship Warship
#74
1919
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS McCalla (DD-253)
USS McCalla (DD-253)
Destroyer Warship
#75
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS McCalla (DD-488)
USS McCalla (DD-488)
Destroyer Warship
#76
1934
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Minneapolis (CA-36)
USS Minneapolis (CA-36)
Heavy Cruiser Warship
#77
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Missouri (BB-63)
USS Missouri (BB-63)
Battleship
#78
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Montana (BB-67)
USS Montana (BB-67)
Battleship
#79
1930
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Narwhal (SS-167)
USS Narwhal (SS-167)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#80
1916
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Nevada (BB-36)
USS Nevada (BB-36)
Battleship
#81
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS New Jersey (BB-62)
USS New Jersey (BB-62)
Battleship
#82
1918
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS New Mexico (BB-40)
USS New Mexico (BB-40)
Battleship
#83
1934
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS New Orleans (CA-32)
USS New Orleans (CA-32)
Heavy Cruiser Warship
#84
1914
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS New York (BB-34)
USS New York (BB-34)
Battleship
#85
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS North Carolina (BB-55)
USS North Carolina (BB-55)
Fast Battleship
#86
1916
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Oklahoma (BB-37)
USS Oklahoma (BB-37)
Battleship
#87
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Oklahoma City (CL-91)
USS Oklahoma City (CL-91)
Light Cruiser Warship
#88
1916
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Pennsylvania (BB-38)
USS Pennsylvania (BB-38)
Battleship
#89
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Phoenix (CL-46)
USS Phoenix (CL-46)
Light Cruiser
#90
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Pillsbury (DE-133)
USS Pillsbury (DE-133)
Destroyer Escort Warship
#91
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Piranha (SS-389)
USS Piranha (SS-389)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#92
1935
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Porpoise (SS-172)
USS Porpoise (SS-172)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#93
1933
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Portland (CA-33)
USS Portland (CA-33)
Cruiser Warship
#94
1934
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Ranger (CV-4)
USS Ranger (CV-4)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#95
1920
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Reuben James (DD-245)
USS Reuben James (DD-245)
Destroyer Warship
#96
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Rudderow (DE-224)
USS Rudderow (DE-224)
Destroyer Escort Warship
#97
1924
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Sable (IX-81)
USS Sable (IX-81)
Aviator Training Aircraft Carrier
#98
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Salmon (SS-182)
USS Salmon (SS-182)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#99
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Samuel B. Roberts (DE-413)
USS Samuel B. Roberts (DE-413)
Destroyer Escort
#100
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS San Diego (CL-53) (CLAA-53)
USS San Diego (CL-53) (CLAA-53)
Light Cruiser / Light Anti-Aircraft Cruiser
#101
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)
USS San Jacinto (CVL-30)
Light Aircraft Carrier
#102
1927
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Saratoga (CV-3)
USS Saratoga (CV-3)
Aircraft Carrier
#103
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Serpens (AK-97)
USS Serpens (AK-97)
Cargo Ship
#104
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Shamrock Bay (CVE-84)
USS Shamrock Bay (CVE-84)
Escort Aircraft Carrier
#105
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Shangri-La (CV-38)
USS Shangri-La (CV-38)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#106
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS South Dakota (BB-57)
USS South Dakota (BB-57)
Battleship
#107
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS St. Lo (CVE-63)
USS St. Lo (CVE-63)
Escort Aircraft Carrier
#108
1939
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS St. Louis (CL-49)
USS St. Louis (CL-49)
Light Cruiser Warship
#109
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Tench (SS-417)
USS Tench (SS-417)
Diesel-Electric Attack Submarine
#110
1920
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Tennessee (BB-43)
USS Tennessee (BB-43)
Battleship
#111
1914
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Texas (BB-35)
USS Texas (BB-35)
Battleship
#112
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#113
1911
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Utah (BB-31)
USS Utah (BB-31)
Dreadnought Battleship / Training Vessel
#114
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Wahoo (SS-238)
USS Wahoo (SS-238)
Attack Submarine
#115
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Wainwright (DD-419)
USS Wainwright (DD-419)
Destroyer Warship
#116
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Washington (BB-56)
USS Washington (BB-56)
Battleship
#117
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Wasp (CV-7)
USS Wasp (CV-7)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#118
1923
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS West Virginia (BB-48)
USS West Virginia (BB-48)
Battleship
#119
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Wisconsin (BB-64)
USS Wisconsin (BB-64)
Battleship
#120
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Wolverine (IX-64)
USS Wolverine (IX-64)
Aviator Training Aircraft Carrier
#121
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Wrangell (AE-12)
USS Wrangell (AE-12)
Ammunition Ship
#122
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Yorktown (CV-10 / CVA-10 / CVS-10)
USS Yorktown (CV-10 / CVA-10 / CVS-10)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier
#123
1937
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the USS Yorktown (CV-5)
USS Yorktown (CV-5)
Conventionally-Powered Aircraft Carrier