INDEX OF NAVAL
Catapult Aircraft Merchantman (CAM) Auxillary Ship
Empire Lawrence was a Catapult Aircraft Merchantman (CAM) in World War II.
Photograph of example of catapult launched aircraft - Kingfisher
Sea hurricane catapult launch
Cam Ship with Hurricane Fighter on the Catapult .. Atlantic Convoy 1942
No information on Captains.
Squadrons and Aircraft
Associations and Reunions
Ship name Empire Lawrence Class Type Catapult Aircraft Merchantman (CAM) Ships in Class Launched Tonnage Engines Speed in Knots Armament Crew Complement Range Length (ft/inches) Beam (ft/inches) Draught (ft/inches) Flight Deck length (ft/inches) Flight Deck width (ft/inches) Armour Number of aircraft carried Fate of carrier Notes
FURTHER INFORMATION World Aircraft Carrier Lists and Photo Gallery - from 1913 to 2000. Naval History Information Center, Haze Gray & Underway Sturtivant, R & Ballance, T (1994). 'The Squadrons of the Fleet Air Arm' Published by Air Britain (Historians) Ltd, 1994 ISBN: 0 85130 223 8
The World’s Warships 1941 by Francis E. McMurtrie (1944). Jane's London 1941 1st ed.
Jane's Fighting Ships of World War II by Francis E. McMurtrie (Editor)(1984). 320 pages. Crescent Books; ISBN: 0517679639