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TITLE : Royal Navy In World War Two

The royal navy rn is the united kingdoms naval warfare force although warships were used by the english kings from the early medieval period the first major maritime engagements were fought in the hundred years war against the kingdom of france royal navy organisation casualties killed died missing 1000 warship service histories convoy escort movements battles major warship losses naval and military campaigns navies daily naval history of world war ii jump to navigation jump to search main navies before and after the war in the beginning of world war ii the royal navy was still the strongest navy in the world with the largest number of warships built and with naval bases across the globe totalling over 15 battleships at the start of world war ii in 1939 the royal navy was the largest in the world but it suffered huge losses in the early stages including the battle ships hms courageous hms glorious and hms hood in the european theatre and hms repulse and hms prince of wales off singaporefrom the outbreak of the second world war until the cessation of hostilities in august 1945 the men women and ships of the royal australian navy served in every theatre of operations from the tropical pacific to the frigid russian convoys

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