Dunkerque Class Battleships Class Overview

Name
Builder
Launched
Commissioned
Arsenal de Brest
Brest, France

Oct. 2, 1935
May 1, 1937
Fate
Scuttled Nov. 27, 1942 at Toulon, France. In Aug. 1945 the wreck was raised
and towed to a storage location, sold in 1958 and scrapped.
Name
Builder
Launched
Commissioned
Chantiers de L'Atlantique
(Penhoet-Loire)
St. Nazaire, France

Dec. 12, 1936
Jan. 1939
Fate
Sold May 27, 1955 and scraped.
(Scuttled at Toulon, France Nov. 27, 1942, raised by Italians July 1943.
Sunk by Allied aircraft Aug. 18, 1944)


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