Allied Warships

FR La Gracieuse

Minesweeper of the Elan class

NavyThe French Navy
Built by 
Laid downFeb 1938 
Launched30 Nov 1939 
CommissionedMay 1940 
End service11 Sep 1958 

Joined the Allies after the Allied landing in North Africa.
Stricken 11 September 1958.


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Notable events involving La Gracieuse include:

26 Mar 1943
HMS P 615 (Lt. C.W.St.C. Lambert, DSC and Bar, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Freetown with La Gracieuse. (1)


  1. ADM 199/635

ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.

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