INDEX OF NAVAL
Vindictive was laid up at Faslane in December 1945. Broken up from 1948.
No information on Captains.
Squadrons and Aircraft
Associations and Reunions
Carrier name HMS Vindictive Class - Type Seaplane Carrier Ships in Class - Launched 1918 Tonnage 9,750 tons Engines 4-shaft Parsons geared turbines, 12 Yarrow boilers, 60,000shp Speed in Knots 30 knots Armament Four 7.5inch/45cal Mk VI Crew Complement 560 Range Length (ft/inches) 605 Beam (ft/inches) 65 Draught (ft/inches) 19 Flight Deck length (ft/inches) Flight Deck width (ft/inches) Armour 1-1.5inch deck. Number of aircraft carried 6 Fate of carrier Broken up from 1948 Notes
FURTHER INFORMATION HMS Vindictive - Information by British Forces.com 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). Janes London 1941 1st ed.
Jane's Fighting Ships of World War II by Francis E. McMurtrie (Editor)(1984). 320 pages. Crescent Books; ISBN: 0517679639