Allied Warships

FR Rigault de Genouilly

Colonial sloop of the Bougainville class

NavyThe French Navy
TypeColonial sloop
ClassBougainville 
Pennant 
Built byF.&Ch de la Gironde (Bordeaux, France) 
Ordered 
Laid down 
Launched18 Sep 1932 
Commissioned 
Lost4 Jul 1940 
History

Rigault de Genouilly (Capitaine De Fregate Louis Georges Emile Frossard) was torpedoed and sunk 6 nautical miles north of Matifou, Algeria by the British submarine HMS Pandora.

 

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1Capitaine De Fregate Louis Georges Emile Frossard, FR18 Jan 19404 Jul 1940

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