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"Avisos Coloniaux" in action (2)

April 25 2010 at 2:33 PM
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Jacques  (no login)


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FWIW,

The colonial sloops D'ENTRECASTEAUX and D'IBERVILLE (Vichy French) as well as SAVORGNAN DE BRAZZA (Free French) saw action at the Battle of Dakar, 23rd to 25th September 1940.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Dakar

At the Battle of Gabon on 9th September 1940, the SAVORGNAN DE BRAZZA sank her sistership the BOURGAINVILLE.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Gabon

Regards,

Jacques

 
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