Allied Warships

ASW Whalers

The asw whaler HMS Ellesmere of the Lake class. She was lost on 24 Feb 1945.

All ASW Whaler classes

The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).


Royal Navy

 Lake (6)1939 - 1939
 no class name (32)1940 - 1942

Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.

War losses: ASW Whalers



27 May 1941HMS Syvern 
2 Jun 1941HMS Kos XXII 
19 Aug 1941HMS Thorbryn 
4 Oct 1941HMS Kos XXI 


8 Apr 1942HMS Thorgrim 
3 Jun 1942HMS Kos XIX 
19 Nov 1942HMS Ullswater (FY 252)Lake 


16 Jun 1944HMS Southern Pride (K 249) 


24 Feb 1945HMS Ellesmere (FY 204)Lake 
3 Mar 1945HMS Southern Flower (FY 332) 

10 ASW Whalers lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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