HMS Hercules (1961) CVL  (8th)

This the eighth ship to carry the name HMS Hercules was one of six Majestic Class (1948) Light Fleet Carriers.

She was sold on completion to the Indian Navy in 1961 and became the IS Vikrant

She saw action in 1972 when she played a part in the Indo-Pakistan War.

Decommissioned in 1996.


Other HMS Hercules
- 1st  HMS Hercules
- 2nd HMS Hercules
- 3rd HMS Hercules
- 4th HMS Hercules
- 5th HMS Hercules
- 6th HMS Hercules
- 7th HMS Hercules
- 8th HMS Hercules

- Majestic Class (1948) CVL
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This page last edited - 25 May, 2012.

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