Allied Warships

FR Casabianca

Submarine of the Agosta class

NavyThe French Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassAgosta 
Pennant 
Built byAt.&Ch de la Loire (St. Nazaire, France) 
Ordered 
Laid down28 Jul 1931 
Launched2 Feb 1935 
Commissioned1 Jan 1937 
End service12 Feb 1952 
History

Escaped from Toulon on 27 November 1942 and joined the Allies at Algiers.
Stricken on 12 February 1952.

 

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Notable events involving Casabianca include:


15 Feb 1935
Les commandants du Casabianca Capitaine de corvette Bonneau 15 f?vrier 1935 Capitaine de corvette Carr? 25 septembre 1937 Capitaine de corvette Sacaze 4 novembre 1939 Lieutenant de vaisseau Bellet 27 novembre 1941 Lieutenant de vaisseau Laroze d?cembre 1941 Capitaine de corvette L'Herminier 15 avril 1942 Lieutenant de vaisseau Bellet 15 septembre 1943 Lieutenant de vaisseau Gouttier avril 1945 (1)

28 Feb 1945
With her refit completed Casabianca departed the Philadelphia Navy Yard for New London, Connecticut, USA.

1 Mar 1945
Casabianca arrived at New London, Connecticut, USA from the Philadelphia Navy Yard.

16 Mar 1945
Casabianca deaparted New London, Connecticut, USA for Casablanca, French Morocco via Horta, Azores.

26 Mar 1945
Casabianca deaparted Horta, Azores for Casablanca, French Morocco.

30 Mar 1945
Casabianca arrived at Casablanca, French Morocco.

Sources

  1. Personal communication

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