Allied Warships

FR Gloire

Light cruiser of the La Galissonniere class

NavyThe French Navy
TypeLight cruiser
ClassLa Galissonniere 
Pennant 
Built byF.&Ch de la Gironde (Bordeaux, France) 
Ordered 
Laid down13 Nov 1933 
Launched28 Sep 1935 
Commissioned15 Nov 1937 
End service1 Feb 1955 
History

While serving with the Vichy Navy the ship arrived at Dakar from Toulon on 14 September 1940.
Joined the Free French Navy after the Allied landings in North Africa.
Decommissioned on 1 February 1955.
Stricken on 2 January 1958.

 

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