Key WWII events - June 1942

Battle of Midway
Operation Harpoon: Allied convoy from Gibraltar to Malta. Convoy of 6 merchant ships. 2 arrived, 4 sank.
Operation Vigorous: Allied convoy from Alexandria to Malta. Convoy of 11 merchant ships. none arrived, 9 turned back, 2 sank.
German forces capture Tobruk

Image of Japanese carrier Souyu attempting to avoid attacking American aircraft. Battle of Midway June 1942

Japanese carrier Souyu attempting to avoid attacking

Axis Jun-42 Allied
thailand flag France flag Romania flag italy flag german flag japan flag Total Class Total USA flag british flag free France flag soviet flag canada flag australia flag new zealand flag poland flag netherlands flag norway flag greece flag brazil flag yugo flag
0 4 0 1 3 11 15 Battleships 21 10 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
0 0 0 0 0 6 6 Fleet Carriers 11 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 2 2 Light Carriers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 4 0 3 1 18 22 Heavy Cruisers 31 17 9 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
0 8 0 10 2 16 28 Light Cruisers 62 17 35 0 2 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 2 0
8 51 7 64 41 92 204 Destroyers 432 184 145 3 47 15 9 0 4 3 6 9 7 0
4 55 1 78 260 57 396 Submarines 395 119 61 5 186 0 0 0 1 13 1 4 4 1
0 1 0 0 0 3 3 Escort Carriers 6 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 9 3 33 13 34 83 Escorts 334 9 205 21 15 75 2 0 2 0 5 0 0 0
3 2 0 0 6 0 6 Other 33 5 21 0 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

 

 

Class argentina flag chile flag columbia flag peru flag denmark flag sweden flag portugal flag spain flag turkey flag
Battleships 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Fleet Carriers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Light Carriers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heavy Cruisers 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Light Cruisers 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0
Destroyers 15 8 2 2 0 16 5 16 6
Submarines 3 9 0 4 8 22 4 4 9
Escort Carriers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Escorts 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Other 6 3 0 0 2 7 0 0 0

 

 

Allied and Axis Naval Losses

Contains the lost and damaged (and therefore out of action) warships by country.
These are changes that happen during the month and figures will be reflected in the following month's tables.

Allied Losses

USA flagLost Report
Yorktown Carrier Damaged by bombs from Aichi B3A1 Ryusei 'Val' aircraft & 2 torpedoes from Nakajima B5N2 'Kate' aircraft from Japanese warship Hiryu, during the Battle of Midway, bombs caused many fires & the torpedoes prompted the crew to abandon ship 04/06/1942. Damage control parties returned to ship after it was seen she hadn't sank 05/06/1942. Damaged by torpedoes from Japanese submarine I-168, forcing her abandonment again 06/06/1942. She eventually sank 30.35N 176.34W 07/06/1942
Hammann Destroyer Torpedoed by Japanese submarine I-168, following Battle of Midway, she had been protecting crippled American warship Yorktown, as she sank her depth charges exploded killing many of her crew, 80 dead 30.36N 176.34W 06/06/1942
S 27 Submarine Grounded on reef 400 yards off St Makarius Point, Amchitka in the Aleutian Islands 19/06/1942
british flag Lost Report
Hermione Cruiser Torpedoed by German submarine U-205, S of Crete, in the Mediterranean Sea, during Operation Vigorous, she sank in 21 minutes, 87 dead 33.30N 26.10E 16/06/1942
Bedouin Destroyer Damaged by gunfire from Italian warships Monetecuccoli & Eugene di Savoia, during Operation Harpoon, ship was disabled & under tow by British warship Partridge when she was torpedoed & sunk by Italian Savoia-Marchetti SM 79 aircraft, 28 dead, 213 survivors captured 36.12N 11.38E 15/06/1942
Hasty Destroyer Damaged by torpedo from German E-Boat S-55 SE of Crete, in the Mediterranean Sea, during Operation Vigorous, torpedo destroyed her bow structure causing many major fires & flooded her boiler room, 13 dead, she was abandoned & torpedoed by British warship Hotspur 34.10N 22.00E 15/06/1942
Wild Swan Destroyer Damaged by bomb from German Ju 88 aircraft, 100 miles S of Bantry Bay, Ireland, near misses caused extensive flooding, she also collided with a Spanish fishing vessel during this attack, 144 survivors 11 picked up by Spanish trawler 49.52N 10.44W 17/06/1942
P 514 Submarine Accidentally sunk by ramming by Canadian escort Georgian 29 dead 21/06/1942
Airdale Destroyer Escort Damaged by bomb from German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft, S of Crete, in the Mediterranean Sea, during Operation Vigorous. Bombs caused a fire that spread to the magazine & exploded, she was abandoned by crew & was sunk by British warships Alderham (torpedo) & Hurworth (gunfire) 33.50N 23.50E15/06/1942
Grove Destroyer Escort Damaged when running aground briefly leaving Tobruk Port, damaging her port propeller shaft limiting her speed to 8 knots during Operation Vigorous. Later torpedoed by German submarine U-77, in Gulf of Sollum, N of Sidi Barrani, Egypt, hit by 2 torpedoes one blowing off her bow & one blowing off her stern, she sank in 14 minutes, 79 dead 32.05N 25.30E 12/06/1942
Gossamar Minesweeper Bombed by German aircraft off Kola Inlet, Russia, 23 dead, 68.59N 33.03E 24/06/1942
Damaged Report
Liverpool Cruiser Damaged by aerial torpedo from Italian Savoia-Marchetti SM 79 aircraft, during Operation Harpoon, S of Sardinia, in the Mediterranean Sea, ship hit on starboard side flooding engine room, jamming X & Y turrets and steering gear & damaging 2 propeller shafts limiting her speed to 4 knots, 15 dead, 22 injured 14/06/1942. Towed by British warship Antelope to Gibraltar arriving 17/06/1942
Newcastle Cruiser Damaged by torpedo from German E-boat S 56, 90 miles NW of Derna, in the Mediterranean Sea, during Operation Vigorous, torpedo blowing 30' hole in starboard side & jammed A turret, ship's speed limited to 4 knots, 0 casualties 15/06/1942
Birmingham Cruiser Damaged by bomb near misses from German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft & Italian Cant 1007 aircraft, during Operation Vigorous. Severe whipping damage from these bombs disabled her gun turrets 15/06/1942
Cairo Cruiser Damaged by gunfire from Italian warship Monetecuccoli, off Tunisian coast, during Operation Harpoon, ship hit by two 6" shells, but remained operational, 2 dead 15/06/1942. Arrived for repair at Gibraltar 20/06/1942
Matchless Destroyer Damaged by mine whilst entering Grand Harbour, Malta, during Operation Harpoon 16/06/1942
Janus Destroyer Damaged by German acoustic mine, in the Mediterranean Sea, this prevented her taking part in Operation Vigorous. Mine caused extensive damage 04/06/1942. Temporary repair Suez 15/07/1942
Badsworth Destroyer Damaged by mine whilst entering Grand Harbour, Malta, during Operation Harpoon, mine caused major structural damage & 12' x 15' hole below the waterline 16/06/1942
Partridge Destroyer Damaged by gunfire from Italian warships Monetecuccoli & Eugene di Savoia, during Operation Harpoon, ship was temporarily disabled, but then took under tow the damaged British warship Bedouin, after she was torpedoed & sunk by Italian aircraft, Partridge made for Gibraltar for repair 15/06/1942. Arrived River Tyne for repair 26/06/1942
Hebe Minesweeper Damaged by mine whilst entering Grand Harbour, Malta, during Operation Harpoon, mine caused major structural damage forward part of the ship 16/06/1942
free France flag Lost Report
Mimosa Corvette Torpedoed by German submarine U-124 guarding convoy ONS-100 in North Atlantic 52.12N 32.37W Grid AK 8659 09/06/1942
soviet flag Lost Report
Bezuprechny Destroyer Bombed by German Ju 87 Stuka dive-bomber aircraft, off Yalta, S of the Crimea, in the Black Sea 26/06/1942
Svobodny Destroyer Bombed by German aircraft in Korabelnya Blight, Sevastopol 67 dead 10/06/1942
D 03 Krasnogvardeyec Submarine Lost cause unknown 10/06/1942
M 95 Submarine Mined east of Suursaari Island 14/06/1942
S 032 Submarine Sunk off Feodosiya by Italian midget submarine CB 03 26/06/1942
ShCh 214 Submarine Sunk by Italian MTB MAS 571 off Sevastopol 38 dead 2 survivors 19/06/1942
ShCh 405 Submarine Mined west of Seskar Island  30.01N 28.13E 13/06/1942
AG 01 Submarine Scuttled to avoid capture by Germans 26/06/1942
T 413 Minesweeper Bombed by German aircraft off Cape Feolena, Black Sea 13/05/1942
Damaged Report
Tashkent Destroyer Damaged by bombs off Crimea 28/06/1942
australia flag Lost Report
Nestor Destroyer Damaged by bombs from Axis aircraft off Derna, in the Mediterranean Sea, during Operation Vigorous. Ship straddled by bombs causing flooding in engine room 15/06/1942. Taken under tow by British warship Javelin, but tow broke when ship became unstable because of the weight of water onboard, she was sunk by depth charges from British warship Javelin after crew were taken off 33.36N 24.30E 16/06/1942
poland flag Lost Report
Kujawiak Destroyer Damaged by mine whilst entering Grand Harbour, Malta, during Operation Harpoon, ship suffered major structural damage in forward part & she sank before tow could be attached 16/06/1942

 

Axis Losses

japan flag Lost Report
Kaga Carrier Damaged by bombs from Dauntless SBD dive bomber aircraft from American warship Enterprise, during Battle of Midway, bombs caused aviation fuel fires below decks that became uncontrollable, engine room crew over come with smoke & she was dead in the water, she was torpedoed by Japanese warships Hagikage & Maikaze, 814 dead, 30.23N 179.17W 04/06/1942
Akagi Carrier Damaged by bombs from Dauntless SBD dive bomber aircraft from American warship Enterprise, during Battle of Midway, bombs set fire to aircraft below decks being prepared for an air strike, her rudder also jammed & aviation fuel fire, ship burned through the night despite efforts of damage control parties left on board 04/06/1942. Scuttled with torpedoes from Japanese warships Arahi, Hagikage, Maikaze & Nowake, 263 dead, 30.30N 178.40W 05/06/1942
Hiryu Carrier Damaged by bombs from Dauntless SBD dive bomber aircraft from American warship Enterprise, during Battle of Midway, bombs caused aviation fuel fires & explosions, she steamed W at 28 knots for some time before her engines died, torpedoed by Japanese warship Makigumo, she failed to sink & her hulk was found afloat, a ship was sent to sink her, but before it arrived she sank stern first 240 - 260 miles NW of Midway, 383 dead, 31.38N 179.51W 04/06/1942
Soryu Carrier Damaged by bombs from aircraft from American warship Yorktown, during Battle of Midway, hit by three bombs & to near misses, her plane elevators were knocked out & fires quickly spread to armed & fuelled aircraft, her engines stopped & amidst huge fires she was abandoned, she was then scuttled with torpedoes from Japanese warship Isokaze sinking stern first, 713 dead including the captain who chose to remain aboard 30.38N 179.13W 04/06/1942
Mikuma Cruiser Bombed & torpedoed by Dauntless SBD aircraft from American warships Hornet & Enterprise, during the Battle of Midway, she was hit by 5 bombs in the forecastle, bridge & amidships causing many fires, torpedoes set off her magazine & resulting explosion caused her to turn onto her port side & sink, 650 dead 29.22N 176.34E 06/06/1942
Yamakaze Destroyer Torpedoed by American submarine Nautilus, 60 miles SE of Yokosuka, in the Pacific Ocean 34.34N 140.26E 25/06/1942
Damaged Report
Mogami Cruiser Damaged by bombs from Dauntless SBD dive bomber aircraft from American warships Hornet & Enterprise, during the Battle of Midway, hit by 6 bombs knocking out her No 5 turret, 81 dead 06/06/1942. Arrived for temporary repairs at Truk 14/07/1942 - 05/08/1942. Limped back to Kure 01/09/1942
Mikuma Cruiser Damaged in collision with Japanese warship Mogami, she was hit on the port side by the bow of Mogami, rupturing her oil tanks & speed limited to 12 knots, this group was ordered to return to Japan 04/06/1942
Mogami Cruiser Damaged in collision with Japanese warship Mogami, she ran into Mikuma damaging her bow, speed limited to 12 knots, this group was ordered to return to Japan 04/06/1942
Isonami Destroyer Damaged in collision with Japanese warship Uranami, returning from Battle of Midway, can only make 11 knots 09/06/1942. Arrived for repair at Yokosuka 17/06/1942
Uranami Destroyer Damaged in collision with Japanese warship Isonami, returning from Battle of Midway, can only make 24 knots 09/06/1942. Arrived for repair at Kure 22/06/1942
Tanikaze Destroyer Damaged by bombs from American aircraft, during Battle of Midway. Bomb fragment from near miss caused an explosion in her after turret, 6 dead 05/06/1942
Asashio Destroyer Damaged by bomb from American aircraft, during Battle of Midway, ship hit by 500 Ib bomb, 22 dead 06/06/1942. Arrived Truk for emergency repair from repair ship Akashi 14/06/1942
german flag Lost Report
U-157 Submarine Depth charged by American Coast Guard cutter Thetis, 52 dead, 0 survivors NE of Havana, Cuba, 24.13N 82.03W 13/06/1942
U-158 Submarine Depth charged by American Mariner aircraft, submarine caught on surface with crew sunbathing on deck 1 depth charge lodged in conning tower as boat crash dived, 53 dead + 2 PoWs, 0 survivors W of Bermuda, 32.50N 67.28W 30/06/1942
U-652 Submarine Damaged by depth charges from British Sunderland aircraft boat was unable to dive after this attack, attacked later by depth charges from a British Swordfish aircraft, in the Mediterranean Sea, in the Gulf of Sollum, crew were taken off by German submarine U-81, boat was then torpedoed, 0 dead, 46 survivors 32.55N 25.11E 02/06/1942
Damaged Report
U-71 Submarine Damaged by bombs from Australian Sunderland aircraft in Bay of Biscay 05/06/1942
U-753 Submarine Damaged by depth charges from British Whitley aircraft in the Bay of Biscay 23/06/1942
italy flag Lost Report
Trento Cruiser Damaged by torpedo from British Beaufort aircraft struck in boiler room immobilising ship which was found later & torpedoed by British submarine Umbra, her forward magazine exploded & sank in 5 minutes 36.10N 18.40E 15/06/1942
Antoniotto Usodimare Destroyer Torpedoed by accident by Italian submarine Alagi, N of Cape Bon, in the Mediterranean Sea 38.09N 11.00E 08/06/1942
Strale Destroyer Damaged & beached after running aground of near Cape Bon Tunisia during attack by British aircraft 21/06/1942. Hulk torpedoed by British submarine Turbulent 08/08/1942
Veniero Submarine Lost unknown cause or bombed by aircraft western Mediterranean Sea 07/06/1942
Zaffiro Submarine Bombed by British aircraft off Algeria 06/1942
Diana Sloop Torpedoed by British submarine Thrasher, NW of Tobruk, in the Mediterranean Sea 33.30N 23.30E 29/06/1942
Damaged Report
Littorio Battleship Damaged by bomb from American Consolidated B-24 Liberator aircraft. Bomb hit, but failed to penetrate armour on her forward turret. Later damaged by torpedo from British Wellington aircraft, in the Mediterranean Sea, during Operation Vigorous convoy to Malta. Torpedo hit starboard side forward part of the ship. She was flooded with 1,500 tons of water 15/06/1942.

 

Neutral Losses

No neutral losses this month

 

Commissioned - Details ships newly commissioned during the month.

Allied Commissioned

USA flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Cleveland Light Cruiser New York Shipbuilding Co, Camden, NJ Nov 1941 12 x 6"; 12 x 5"; 28 x 40 mm; 10 x 20 mm; 4 aircraft 5"-3.5" 32.5 11931 1285
Caldwell Destroyer Bethlehem Steel, San Francisco, CA Jan 1942 4 x 5"; 4 x 40 mm; 7 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   35 1839 208
Cowie Destroyer Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA Sep 1941 4 x 5"; 4 x 40 mm; 7 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   35 1839 208
Fletcher Destroyer Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ Feb 1942 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Knight Destroyer Boston Navy Yard, Boston, MA Sep 1941 4 x 5"; 4 x 40 mm; 7 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   35 1839 208
Meade Destroyer Bethlehem Steel, Staten Island, New York, NY Feb 1942 4 x 5"; 4 x 40 mm; 7 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   35 1839 208
Mervine Destroyer Federal  Shipbuilding, Kearny, NJ May 1942 4 x 5"; 4 x 40 mm; 7 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   35 1839 208
Nicholas Destroyer Union Iron Works, Bath, ME Feb 1942 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
O'Bannon Destroyer Union Iron Works, Bath, ME Mar 1942 5 x 5"; 4 x 1.1"; 6 x 20mm; 10 x 21" TT   38 2325 273
Tillman Destroyer Charleston Navy Yard, Charleston, SC Dec 1941 4 x 5"; 4 x 40 mm; 7 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   35 1839 208
Albacore Submarine Electric Boat Co, Groton, CT Feb 1942 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Amberjack Submarine Electric Boat Co, Groton, CT Mar 1942 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Shad Submarine Portsmouth Navy Yard, Portsmouth, NH Apr 1942 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Whale Submarine Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA Mar 1942 1 x 3"; 2 x 0.5"; 2 x 0.3"; 10 x 21" TT 20.25 1825 80
Copahee Escort Carrier Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding Co. Seattle, WA Oct 1941 2 x 5"; 4 x 40 mm; 10 x 20mm; 28 aircraft 16.5 7886 890
Tenacity Corvette Grangemouth Dockyard Co, Ltd, Grangemouth  Jul 1940 1 x 4"; 40 DC 16.5 900 109
british flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Anson Battleship Swan Hunter Ltd, Wallsend-on-Tyne Feb 1940 10 x 14"; 16 x 5.25"; 32 x 2 pdr; 2 Aircraft 15"-4.5" 29.25 42076 1422
Jamaica Light Cruiser Vickers & Armstrong Ltd, Barrow Nov 1940 12 x 6"; 8 x 4"; 8 x 1.5"; 6 x 21" TT; 2 Aircraft 3.5"-1.5" 31.5 10450 920
Scylla Light Cruiser Scotts' Shipbuilding, Greenock Jul 1940 8 x 4.5"; 8 x 1.6"; 6 x 21" 3"-1" 32.2 6975 530
Onslaught Destroyer Fairfield Shipbuilding Co, Govan Oct 1941 4 x 4.7"; 4 x 1.6" pp; 8 x 21" 37 2270 212
Petard Destroyer Vickers & Armstrong Ltd, Newcastle Mar 1941 4 x 4"; 4 x 1.6"; 8 x 21" TT 37 2270 212
P 48 Submarine Vickers & Armstrong Ltd, Barrow Apr 1942 1 x 3"; 4 x 21" TT 11.25 630 33
P 514 Submarine Union Iron Works, San Francisco, CA Dec 1917 1 x 3"; 4 x 21" TT 13.5 569 33
P 554 Submarine Bethlehem Steel Co, Quincy, MA Jul 1920 1 x 4"; 1 x 12.7 mm; 5 x 21" TT 14.5 854 42
P 556 Submarine Bethlehem Steel Co, Quincy, MA Nov 1922 1 x 4"; 1 x 12.7 mm; 5 x 21" TT 14.5 854 42
Saracen Submarine Cammell Laird, Birkenhead Feb 1942 1 x 3"; 7 x 21" TT 14.75 842 48
Seraph Submarine Vickers & Armstrong Ltd, Barrow Oct 1941 1 x 3"; 7 x 21" TT 14.75 842 48
Bryony Corvette Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast Mar 1941 1 x 4"; 40 DC 16.5 1245 109
Samphire Corvette Smith's Dock Co, Ltd, South Bank-on-Tees Apr 1941 1 x 4"; 40 DC 16.5 1245 109
Bedale Destroyer Escort Hawthorn & Leslie, Hebburn-on-Tyne Jul 1941 6 x 4"; 4 x 1.6" pp 27 1625 168
Catterick Destroyer Escort Vickers & Armstrong Ltd, Barrow Nov 1941 4 x 4"; 4 x 1.6" pp; 2 x 21" TT 27 1590 168
Glaisdale Destroyer Escort Cammell Laird, Birkenhead Jan 1942 4 x 4"; 4 x 1.6" pp; 2 x 21" TT 27 1590 168
Zetland Destroyer Escort Yarrow & Co, Glasgow Mar 1942 6 x 4"; 4 x 1.6" pp 27 1625 168
Swale Frigate Blyth Shipbuilding, Blyth Jan 1942 2 x 4"; 1 x Hedgehog; 150 Mines   20 2180 140
Albacore Minesweeper Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast Apr 1942 1 x 4"; 4 x 40 mm Bofors; 40 DC 16.5 1265 138
Clacton Minesweeper Ailsa Shipbuilding Co, Ltd, Troon Dec 1941 1 x 3"; 40 DC 16.5 780 87
Lyme Regis Minesweeper Lobnitz & Co, Ltd, Renfrew Sep 1942 1 x 3"; 40 DC 16.5 780 87
Shippigan Minesweeper Dufferin Shipbuilding Co, Toronto, ON Aug 1941 1 x 3"; 40 DC 16.5 875 87
soviet flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
S 103 Submarine Sudomekh Works, Leningrad Apr 1939 1 x 100 mm; 1 x 45 mm; 1 x 0.303" MG; 6 x 21" TT   18.85 856 45
canada flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Kitchener Corvette GT Davie Shipbuilding & Repairing, Lauzon, QC Nov 1941 1 x 4"; 40 DC 16.5 900 109
Lachine Minesweeper GT Davie Shipbuilding & Repairing, Lauzon, QC Jun 1941 1 x 3"; 40 DC 16.5 590 60
australia flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Armidale Minesweeper Morts Dock, Shipbuilders, Sydney, NSW Jan 1942 1 x 4"; 1 x 40mm; 40 DC 16 650 90
Castlemaine Minesweeper Williamstown Dockyard, Melbourne, VIC Aug 1941 1 x 4"; 1 x 40mm; 40 DC 16 650 90
Ipswich Minesweeper Evans, Deakin & Co, Brisbane, QLD Aug 1941 1 x 4"; 1 x 40mm; 40 DC 16 650 90
Rockhampton Minesweeper Walkers Ltd,. Maryborough, QLD Jun 1941 1 x 4"; 1 x 40mm; 40 DC 16 650 90
poland flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Slazak Destroyer Escort Hawthorn & Leslie Co, Ltd, Hebburn-on-Tyne Jul 1941 6 x 4"; 4 x 1.6" pp 27 1050 168
netherlands flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Tromp Light Cruiser Nederlande Dock & Shipbuilding, Amsterdam May 1937 6 x 6"; 8 x 40 mm; 4 x 12.7 mm; 6 x 21" TT 1"-0.5" 33.5 3787 309
greece flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Pindos Destroyer Escort Swan Hunter Ltd, Wallsend-on-Tyne Nov 1941 6 x 4"; 4 x 1.6" pp 27 1050 168

 

Axis Commissioned

japan flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Akizuki Destroyer Maizuru Naval Dockyard Jul 1941 8 x 3.9"; 4 x 25 mm; 4 x 24" TT; 72 DC   33 2701 300
Naganami Destroyer Fujinagata Shipyard, Osaka Mar 1942 6 x 5"; 4 x 25 mm; 8 x 24" TT; 36 DC   35 2077 228
I-33 Submarine Mitsubishi Heavy Metals Industries, Kobe May 1941 1 x 5.5"; 2 x 25 mm; 6 x 21" TT; 1 Aircraft   23.6 2198 101
germany flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Hermes Destroyer Yarrow & Co, Ltd, Scotsoun, Glasgow Mar 1938 4 x 5"; 4 x 37 mm; 4 x 20 mm; 8 x 21" TT 32 1414 215
T 20 Destroyer Schichau Yard, Elbing Oct 1941 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 2 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT; 60 Mines   36.6 853 119
T 23 Destroyer Schichau Yard, Elbing Jun 1941 4 x 4.1"; 4 x 37 mm; 12 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   32.5 1294 206
U-182 Submarine Deschimag AG 'Weser', Bremen Mar 1942 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   19.2 1590 57
U-185 Submarine Deschimag AG 'Weser', Bremen Mar 1942 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   18.2 1126 49
U-223 Submarine Krupp Germaniawerft, Kiel Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-224 Submarine Krupp Germaniawerft, Kiel May 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-265 Submarine Bremer Vulkan, Bremen-Vegesack Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-266 Submarine Bremer Vulkan, Bremen-Vegesack May 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-302 Submarine Flender-Werke, Lubeck Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-338 Submarine Nordseewerke, Emden Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-357 Submarine Flensburger Schiffsbau, Flensburg Mar 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-383 Submarine Howaldtswerke, Kiel Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-413 Submarine Danziger Werft, Danzig Jan 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-446 Submarine F. Schichau, Danzig Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-466 Submarine Deutsche Werke AG, Kiel Mar 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-521 Submarine Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg Mar 1942 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   18.2 1102 48
U-522 Submarine Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg Apr 1942 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   18.2 1102 48
U-523 Submarine Deutsche Werft AG, Hamburg Apr 1942 1 x 105 mm; 1 x 37 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 6 x 21" TT   18.2 1102 48
U-625 Submarine Blohm & Voss, Hamburg Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-626 Submarine Blohm & Voss, Hamburg Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-627 Submarine Blohm & Voss, Hamburg Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-628 Submarine Blohm & Voss, Hamburg Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-664 Submarine Howaldtswerke, Hamburg Apr 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
U-708 Submarine HC Stulcken, Hamburg Mar 1942 1 x 88 mm; 1 x 20 mm; 5 x 21" TT   17.9 749 44
italy flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
Ardito Destroyer Escort Gio Ansaldo & C, Sestri Ponente, Genoa Mar 1942 2 x 4"; 8 x 20 mm; 4 DC throwers; 4 x 17.7" TT 26 910 26

 

Neutral Commissioned

sweden flag Class Builder Launched Armament Armour Speed Tons Crew
U 01 Submarine Kockums Machanical Works Co, Malmo Jun 1941 1 x 20 mm; 4 x 21" TT 13.8 367 23
U 02 Submarine Karlsrona Navy Yard May 1942 1 x 20 mm; 4 x 21" TT 13.8 367 23
U 03 Submarine Karlsrona Navy Yard Jun 1942 1 x 20 mm; 4 x 21" TT 13.8 367 23