HMS Triumph was a Royal NavyColossus-class light fleet aircraft carrier. She served in the Korean War
Triumph was laid down during World War II on 27 January 1943 at Hawthorn
Leslie and Company on the Tyne. Her
construction was relatively rapid and she was launched on 2 October 1944 only a few months from the end of
the war. She was commissioned into
the Royal Navy on 6 May 1946. In February 1947 she was assigned to the 2nd Aircraft Carrier Squadron, Mediterranean
Fleet until August 1948.