British to WW2
Royal Navy 1920-1945. Last of the battleships, rise of the carriers. Royal Navy treaty-limited ships from the 1920s and 30s through to the war-winning convey escorts, destroyers and support group sloops.
Captain Warburton-Lee of "Hardy" led his destroyers into the 1st Battle of Narvik during which Hardy was sunk and "Captain D" was awarded a posthumous VC.