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1942 Design Light Fleet Carrier
... The 1942 Design Light Fleet Carrier, commonly referred to as the British Light Fleet Carrier, was a light aircraft carrier design created by the Royal Navy during World War II, and used by ... by civilian shipyards to serve as an intermediate step between the expensive, full-size fleet aircraft carriers and the less expensive but limited-capability escort carriers ... Sixteen Light Fleet carriers were ordered, and all were laid down to the Colossus class design during 1942 and 1943 ...

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