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Centaur Class - World Naval Ships Directory

Centaur Class

Class : Centaur
Builder :
Country : UK
Ship Type : Aircraft Carrier
Pennants : R07, R08, R06, R12

Centaur Class Aircraft Carriers, c. 1947 - 1953

Ships in the Centaur class (ordered by name)... :

NameLaunchedFate
Albion6th May 1947Scrapped 9th July 1973.
Bulwark22nd June 1948Scrapped 17th April 1984.
Centaur22nd April 1947Scrapped 19th July 1972.
Hermes16th February 1953Originally to be named Elephant, renamed Hermes 5th November 1945. To India (Viraat) November 1986.



Ships in the Centaur class (ordered by launch date)... :

NameLaunchedFate
Centaur22nd April 1947Scrapped 19th July 1972.
Albion6th May 1947Scrapped 9th July 1973.
Bulwark22nd June 1948Scrapped 17th April 1984.
Hermes16th February 1953Originally to be named Elephant, renamed Hermes 5th November 1945. To India (Viraat) November 1986.

Ships in this class went on to become :

Hermes Viraat (India) (May 1986)
Ship Badges of the Centaur Class.
Albion

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