I've always liked this one.
War - its purpose. Spite - it is indifferent to or transcends its purpose. Unlike say Invincible, which still requires a comparison to how it fared against its it opponents in war, "spite" says that no such comparisons will be necessary. A big and bold claim.
When you look at its record in WWII, this is the English Enterprise
But the Rules (which I am making up as I go along) allow one entry in the finals and you already have Kongo
. Another rule that I just thought up is that no one can piggyback on your good work and nominate Warspite