HMS Premier

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HMS Premier (D23)

HMS Premier served during World War Two as an escort carrier.

America leased the ship to Britain in 1943. It is an example of a vessel provided by the United State's 'lend/lease' programme which supplied Allied nations with military equipment and supplies during the War.

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  • HMS Premier (D23)

  • Escort carriers

  • HMS Premier at war

  • Hangars

  • Life on board escort carriers