Yamato (大和?), named after the ancient Japanese Yamato Province, was the lead ship of the Yamato class of battleships that served with the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II. On 7 April 1945 she was sunk by American carrier-based bombers and torpedo bombers with the loss of most of her crew.
combat ship USS Freedom...exploding robo fishies (schools) of painted fishies that mimic fish ,cluster missile(when launched looks like middle blew up jest after launched ....would be a nice touch ... So sailer on deck wouldn't see exploding homeing fish
HMS Hood, 1926. The largest battlecruiser ever built, she famously confirmed the fundamental flaw in the concept when she came up against the modern German battleship Bismarck in May 1941, being fatally vulnerable to heavy calibre plunging fire. There were only 3 survivors.