Warship Projects Profile No.GB002 – Lion class – Part V.: 1944 series

At the later stages of the war, the Admiralty returned to the idea of maintaining a post war fleet containing 12 modern battleships with significant numbers, but the Royal Navy only had the 4 modern KGV’s, the Vanguard (then under construction), the 3 modernized Queen Elizabeths out of which the Warspite was badly damaged plus…