WW2 Escort Carriers (1939-1945)
The Escort Carrier became a bridge warship design of sorts during World War 2, intended to provide a useful air arm with hald the displacement of length of true fleet carriers.There are a total of 9 WW2 Escort Carriers (1939-1945) 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.
The United Kingdom had always been on the cutting edge of naval design and HMS Audacity was no exception....
USS Attu CVE-102 escort aircraft carrier saw service through the final years of World War 2, eventually being sold ...
The American-built Dixmude served with British forces through World War 2 via Lend-Lease then with French forces be...
USS Franklin CV-13 made up a critical portion of the all-important Essex-class escort carrier group of the United S...
Escort carriers like USS Kalinin Bay CVE-68 strengthened the United States Navy aircraft carrier inventory consider...
The USS Liscome Bay was tragically sunk by a Japanese submarine on November 24th, 1943 with the loss of 644 of her ...
USS Shamrock CVE-84 was part of the large Casablanca-class escort carrier group serving the United States Navy duri...