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HMS Archer (1941) CVE  (5th)

    
This the fifth ship to carry the name HMS Archer was an escort aircraft carrier.

Built by Sub Shipbuilders of Chester launched 14-Dec-1939.

Transferred to the Royal Navy on Lend-lease 17-Nov-1941.

Transferred to the Ministry of War Transport 1945 and renamed Empire Lagan.

Returned to the US Navy 08-Jan-1946.

Sold and renamed Anna Salen.

Won the Battle Honours: Atlantic 1943-44 and Biscay 1943.

 

Other HMS Archer
- 1st  HMS Archer
- 2nd HMS Archer
- 3rd HMS Archer
- 4th HMS Archer
- 5th HMS Archer
- 6th HMS Archer

- Archer Class (1941) CVE
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This page last edited - 13 September, 2012.

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