Casablanca class escort aircraft carriers (USN, CVE-55)

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Casablanca class escort aircraft carriers

specifications

Displacement: (Liscombe Bay) 8188t standard; 10,902t full load
Dimensions: 149.35m wl, 156.14m oa x 19.86m wl, 32.94m max x 6.32m full load
Machinery: 2-shaft Skinner Unaflow turbines, 4 Babcock & Wilcox boilers, 9000shp = 19kts. Oil 2228t, range 10,200nm at 15kts
Armament: 1-5in/38, 8-40mm (4x2), 12-20mm, 27 aircraft
Complement: 860

units

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
CVE-55 Casablanca Kaiser, Vancouver 3 Nov 1942 5 Apr 1943 8 Jul 1943 1947 BU ex-Alazon Bay, ex-HMS Ameer
CVE-56 Liscome Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 9 Dec 1942 19 Apr 1943 7 Aug 1943 24 Nov 1943 Sunk
CVE-57 Anzio Kaiser, Vancouver 12 Dec 1942 1 May 1943 27 Aug 1943 May 1960 BU ex-Coral Sea, ex-Alikula Bay
CVE-58 Corregidor Kaiser, Vancouver 17 Dec 1942 12 May 1943 31 Aug 1943 1960 BU ex-Anguilla Bay
CVE-59 Mission Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 28 Dec 1942 26 May 1943 13 Sept 1943 Jan 1960 BU ex-HMS Atheling
CVE-60 Guadalcanal Kaiser, Vancouver 5 Jan 1943 5 Jun 1943 25 Sept 1943 Jan 1960 BU ex-Astrolabe Bay
CVE-61 Manila Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 15 Jan 1943 10 Jul 1943 5 Oct 1943 Feb 1960 BU ex-Bucareli Bay
CVE-62 Natoma Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 17 Jan 1943 20 Jul 1943 14 Oct 1943 Feb 1960 BU ex-HMS Begum
CVE-63 St. Lo Kaiser, Vancouver 23 Jan 1943 17 Aug 1943 23 Oct 1943 25 Oct 1944 Sunk ex-Midway, ex-Chapin Bay
CVE-64 Tripoli Kaiser, Vancouver 1 Feb 1943 2 Sept 1943 31 Oct 1943 Jan 1960 BU ex-Didrickson Bay
CVE-65 Wake Island Kaiser, Vancouver 6 Feb 1943 15 Sept 1943 7 Nov 1943 1947 BU ex-Dolomi Bay
CVE-66 White Plains Kaiser, Vancouver 11 Feb 1943 27 Sept 1944 15 Nov 1943 Aug 1959 BU ex-Elbour Bay
CVE-67 Solomons Kaiser, Vancouver 19 Mar 1943 6 Oct 1943 21 Nov 1943 1947 BU ex-Nassuk Bay, ex-HMS Emperor
CVE-68 Kalinin Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 26 Apr 1943 15 Oct 1943 27 Nov 1943 1947 BU
CVE-69 Kasaan Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 11 May 1943 24 Oct 1943 4 Dec 1943 Mar 1960 BU
CVE-70 Fanshaw Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 18 May 1943 1 Nov 1943 9 Dec 1943 1959 BU
CVE-71 Kitkun Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 31 May 1943 8 Nov 1943 15 Dec 1943 1947 BU
CVE-72 Tulagi Kaiser, Vancouver 7 Jun 1943 15 Nov 1943 21 Dec 1943 1947 BU ex-Fortaleza Bay
CVE-73 Gambier Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 10 Jul 1943 22 Nov 1943 28 Dec 1943 25 Oct 1944 Sunk
CVE-74 Nehenta Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 20 Jul 1943 28 Nov 1943 3 Jan 1944 Jun 1960 BU ex-HMS Khedive
CVE-75 Hoggatt Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 17 Aug 1943 4 Dec 1943 11 Jan 1944 May 1960 BU
CVE-76 Kadashan Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 2 Sept 1943 11 Dec 1943 18 Jan 1944 Jun 1960 BU
CVE-77 Marcus Island Kaiser, Vancouver 15 Sept 1943 16 Dec 1943 26 Jan 1944 Jun 1960 BU ex-Kamalku Bay
CVE-78 Savo Island Kaiser, Vancouver 27 Sept 1944 22 Dec 1943 3 Feb 1944 Jun 1960 BU ex-Kaita Bay
CVE-79 Ommaney Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 6 Oct 1943 29 Dec 1943 11 Feb 1944 4 Jan 1945 Sunk
CVE-80 Petrof Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 15 Oct 1943 5 Jan 1944 18 Feb 1944 Sept 1959 BU
CVE-81 Rudyerd Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 24 Oct 1943 12 Jan 1944 25 Feb 1944 1960 BU
CVE-82 Saginaw Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 1 Nov 1943 19 Jan 1944 2 Mar 1944 Apr 1960 BU
CVE-83 Sargent Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 8 Nov 1943 31 Jan 1944 9 Mar 1944 Sept 1959 BU
CVE-84 Shamrock Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 15 Nov 1943 4 Feb 1944 15 Mar 1944 Nov 1959 BU
CVE-85 Shipley Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 22 Nov 1943 12 Feb 1944 21 Mar 1944 Jan 1961 BU
CVE-86 Sitkoh Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 23 Nov 1943 19 Feb 1944 28 Mar 1944 1961 BU
CVE-87 Steamer Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 4 Dec 1943 26 Feb 1944 4 Apr 1944 1959 BU
CVE-88 Cape Esperance Kaiser, Vancouver 11 Dec 1943 3 Mar 1944 9 Apr 1944 Jan 1961 BU ex-Tananek Bay
CVE-89 Takanis Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 16 Dec 1943 10 Mar 1944 15 Apr 1944 Nov 1960 BU
CVE-90 Thetis Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 22 Dec 1943 16 Mar 1944 21 Apr 1944 1965 Sold later LPH-6
CVE-91 Makassar Strait Kaiser, Vancouver 29 Dec 1943 22 Mar 1944 29 Apr 1944 1 Sept 1958 Stricken, target ex-Ulitaka Bay
CVE-92 Windham Bay Kaiser, Vancouver 5 Jan 1944 29 Mar 1944 3 May 1944 Feb 1961 BU
CVE-93 Makin Island Kaiser, Vancouver 12 Jan 1944 5 Apr 1944 9 May 1944 1947 BU ex-Woodcliff Bay
CVE-94 Lunga Point Kaiser, Vancouver 18 Jan 1944 11 Apr 1944 14 May 1944 Nov 1960 BU ex-Alazon Bay
CVE-95 Bismarck Sea Kaiser, Vancouver 31 Jan 1944 17 Apr 1944 20 May 1944 21 Feb 1945 Sunk ex-Alikula Bay
CVE-96 Salamaua Kaiser, Vancouver 4 Feb 1944 22 Apr 1944 26 May 1944 1947 BU ex-Anguilla Bay
CVE-97 Hollandia Kaiser, Vancouver 12 Feb 1944 28 Apr 1944 1 Jun 1944 Nov 1960 BU ex-Astrolabe Bay
CVE-98 Kwajalein Kaiser, Vancouver 19 Feb 1944 4 May 1944 7 Jun 1944 Jan 1961 BU ex-Bucareli Bay
CVE-99 Admiralty Islands Kaiser, Vancouver 26 Feb 1944 10 May 1944 13 Jun 1944 1947 BU ex-Chapin Bay
CVE-100 Bougainville Kaiser, Vancouver 3 Mar 1944 16 May 1944 18 Jun 1944 1960 BU ex-Didrickson Bay
CVE-101 Matanikau Kaiser, Vancouver 10 Mar 1944 22 May 1944 24 Jun 1944 Nov 1960 BU ex-Dolomi Bay
CVE-102 Attu Kaiser, Vancouver 16 Mar 1944 27 May 1944 30 Jun 1944 1949 BU ex-Elbour Bay
CVE-103 Roi Kaiser, Vancouver 22 Mar 1944 2 Jun 1944 6 Jul 1944 1947 BU ex-Alava Bay
CVE-104 Munda Kaiser, Vancouver 29 Mar 1944 8 Jun 1944 8 Jul 1944 Oct 1960 BU ex-Tomowek Bay

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