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British Aircraft Carriers ..old and new

Carriers as far as the eye can see 1953

Royal Navy Illustrious Class Aircraft Carriers.

The aircraft carrier HMS Formidable (R67) on fire after being struck by a Kamikaze off Sakishima Gunto. British aircraft carriers generally fared better than American ones on account of the former's armoured flight decks.

British Pacific Fleet carriers at Station Pier

When we had a large fleet! Devonport with 5+ aircraft carriers alongside.

HMS Perseus was a Colossus-class light fleet aircraft carrier built for the Royal Navy during World War II.

British and Commonwealth aircraft-carriers at the Coronation Fleet Review, 15 June 1953