Allied Warships

FR Boulonnais

Destroyer of the L'Adroit class

NavyThe French Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassL'Adroit 
Pennant 
Built byChantiers Navals Francais (Caen, France) 
Ordered 
Laid down4 May 1926 
Launched1 Jun 1927 
Commissioned25 Jun 1928 
Lost8 Nov 1942 
History

Sunk by gunfire from Allied warships off Casablanca,Morocco during the Allied landing in North Africa.(Capitaine De Corvette Charles Marie Pierre Jean Martinant De Preneuf the commanding officer was amongst those killed.

 

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.


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