HMS Victory

HMS Victory is famous for being the flagship of Admiral Horatio Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar.

H.M.S. Victory was the flagship of Admiral Horatio Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805.

Victory was launched in 1765 at Chatham Dockyard and commissioned in 1778 continuing in active service until 1812. Victory is still manned by Officers and Ratings of the Royal Navy, having seen over 200 years of almost continuous service as a commissioned warship.