All Patrol vessel classes
The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).
|Kingfisher (9)||1935 - 1939|
|Kil (15)||1943 - 1943|
United States Coast Guard
|Active (33)||1927 - 1927|
|Argo (17)||1931 - 1934|
4 ship classes.
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: Patrol vessels
|10 Jun 1941||HMS Pintail (L 21 / K 21)||Kingfisher|
|14 Sep 1944||USCGC Antietam (WPC 128)||Active|
|14 Sep 1944||USCGC Jackson (WPC 142)||Active|
3 Patrol vessels lost. See all Allied Warship losses.
Escape from the deep
Books dealing with this subject include:
Escape from the deep, Kershaw, Alex, 2008