U.S. Naval Vessels That Served in WWII

Name Beginning With (W)

Updated 1/21/09

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Name                                    Ship Type                                         Resource #

Wahoo                                     Submarine                                            251; 595

Wainwright                               Destroyer                                             726

Walkde                                    Destroyer                                              765

Waller                                      Destroyer                                             469

Wake                                       Gunboat                                               108; 297; 333

Wake Island                             Aircraft Carrier                                     115; 154

Ward                                       Destroyer                                              310; 361; 519

Warrant                                   Destroyer                                              307

Wasatch                                  Cruiser                                                  343; 565; 765

Washington                               Battleship                                             301; 340; 356; 461; 469; 506; 517; 525; 565; 726

Wasp                                       Aircraft Carrier                                     160; 204; 240; 288; 565; 577; 584; 726; 753; 765

Watch Hill                                Merchant Tug                                       172

Wedderburn                             Destroyer                                              726

West Point                               Troopship                                             1; 603; 785

West Virginia                            Battleship                                             41; 114; 154; 356; 379; 461; 486; 519; 521; 565; 574; 726; 737; 753

White Plains                             Escort Carrier                                       48; 58; 151; 565; 765

Wichita                                    Heavy Cruiser                                       172; 469; 525; 726

Wilkes                                     Destroyer                                              307

William B. Preston                    Tender                                                  577

William D. Porter                     Destroyer                                              209

William Hooper                        Merchant Ship                                      525

Williamson                               Destroyer                                              82

Wilson                                     Destroyer                                              726

Wilson Victory                         Transport                                              578

Winged Arrow                         Transport                                              401

Winslow                                  Destroyer                                              726

Witter                                      Destroyer                                              154

Wolverine                                Training Carrier                                     416; 663

Woodworth                             Destroyer                                              726

Wyoming                                 Training Ship                                         726

 

 

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