Fleet facts for kids

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Fleet may mean:

Vehicles

A fleet is a collection of ships or vehicles:

  • Fleet vehicles, two or more vehicles
  • Fishing fleet
  • Naval fleet, large group of warships
  • A group of small ships or flotilla
  • A group of racing sailboats
  • Starfleet, fictional group in Star Trek
  • Ugs fleet, a collection of military ground sensors.

Places

  • Fleet, Kent, a waterway in the Thames marshes, England
  • Fleet, Dorset, England
  • Fleet, Hampshire, England
  • River Fleet, river in London, England
  • Fleet, Lincolnshire, England
  • Gatehouse of Fleet, small town in Scotland
  • Water of Fleet, a river in Scotland
  • Fleet, Alberta, Canada

People

  • Beth Van Fleet (born 1977), American volleyball player
  • Charles Browne Fleet (1843-1916), American pharmacist
  • David Fleet (born 1954), Canadian politician
  • Frank Fleet (1848-1900), American baseball player
  • Frederick Fleet (1887-1965), British sailor and Titanic survivor
  • Greg Fleet (born 1960), Australian comedian
  • James Fleet (born 1954), British actor
  • James Van Fleet (1892-1992), American general
  • Jo Van Fleet (1914-1996), American actress
  • Pat Fleet (born 1943), American voice actress
  • Preston Fleet (1934-1995), American businessman
  • Reuben Fleet (1887-1975), American aviation pioneer
  • Stephan Szpak-Fleet (born 1979), Polish-born American actor
  • Stephen Fleet (1936-2006), British administrator
  • William Van Fleet (1852-1923), American judge

Other uses

  • Fleet Aircraft
  • FleetBoston Financial, financial institution
  • Fleet Farm, American farm and ranch supply store chain
  • Fleet Foxes, American band
  • Fleet (laxative), brand name for bisacody
  • Fleet services, English motorway service station
  • Fleet Spurs F.C.
  • Ebbsfleet United F.C., whose nickname is The Fleet
  • Fleet (boardgame), a strategy card game published by Eagle Games



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