HMS Tigress

Four ships of the Royal Navy have borne the name HMS Tigress, after the female tiger:

  • HMS Tigress (1797) was a 12-gun gun-brig launched in 1797 and sold in 1802.
  • HMS Tigress (1804) was a 12-gun gun-brig launched in 1804 and captured by the Danes in 1808.
  • HMS Tigress (1808) was a 12-gun gun-brig, previously the French ship Pierre Czar. She was captured in 1808, and was renamed HMS Algerine in 1814. She was sold in 1818.
  • HMS Tigress (1911) was an Acheron-class destroyer launched in 1911. She was sold in 1921 and was broken up the following year.

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