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Appendix 4: British Capital Ships, 1st June 1940

(capitals denote effective ships available in home waters; brackets denote temporary location)

Base Remarks
Home Waters
RODNEY Scapa Flow Flagship
VALIANT Scapa Flow
RENOWN Scapa Flow
REPULSE Scapa Flow
Resolution Scapa Flow Ordered to Western Approaches Command
Nelson (Portsmouth) Refitting
Barham (Liverpool) Refitting
Hood (Liverpool) Under repair and ordered abroad
Mediterranean Fleet
Warspite Alexandria Flagship
Malaya Alexandria
Ramillies Alexandria
Royal Sovereign Alexandria
Halifax Escort Force
Revenge Halifax Left Clyde 30th May