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French naval destroyers. Destroyer histories from 1890 to Now.  Click on the 'View Class' links to view a page for the class if available, or click on the ship's name to view a page for the ship if available.

Ship Name Launch Date Fate

Durandal  Class                     View Class

Durandal 11th February 1899 Stricken7th April 1919
Hallebarde 8th June 1899 Stricken 4th March 1920
Fauconneau 2nd April 1900 Stricken 15th January 1921
Espingole 28th June 1900 Sunk 4th Febraury 1903

Framee Class                   View Class

 Framee 21st October 1899 Sunk 11th August 1900
Yatagan 20th July 1900 Sunk 3rd November 1916
Pique 31st March 1900 Stricken 28th January 1921
Epee 27th July 1900 Stricken 1st october 1920

Rochefortais ( or Pertuisane )Class       View Class

Pertuisane 5th December 1900 Stricken 16th March 1923
Escopette 20th December 1900 Stricken 4th April 1921
Flamberge 28th October 1901 Stricken 1st October 1920
Rapiere 16th July 1901 Stricken 27th October 1921

Arquebuse Class                        View Class

Carabine 21st July 1902 Stricken 8th January 1919
Sarbacane 12th March 1903 Stricken 1st October 1920
Arquebuse 15th November 1902 Stricken 10th May 1920
Arbalete 28th April 1903 Stricken 21st June 1920
Mousquet 7th August 1902 Stricken 28th October 1920
Javeline 15th October 1902 Sunk 28th October 1914
Sagaie 15th November 1902 Stricken 12th January 1920
Epieu 17th January 1903 Stricken 28th February 1921
Harpon 20th October  1902 Stricken 5th march 1921
Fronde 17th December  1902 Stricken 30th October 1919
Francisque 2nd march 1904 Stricken 4th April 1921
Sabre 15th April 1904 Stricken 5th January 1921
Dard 10th September 1902 Stricken 3rd April 1919
Baliste 22nd October 1903 Stricken 30th October 1919
Mousqueton 4th November  1902 Stricken 10th May 1920
Arc 24th December  1903 Stricken 1st October 1920
Pistolet 29th May 1903h 1904 Stricken 19th September 1919
Belier 29th May  1903 Stricken 25th January 1921
Catapulte 1st April 1903 Sunk 18th May 1918
Bombarde 26th June 1903 Stricken 10th May 1920

Claymore Class                    View Class

Stylet 18th May 1905 Stricken 14th May 1921
Tromblon 17th June 1905 Stricken 14th May 1921
Pierrier 28th February 1907 Stricken 27th July 1921
Obusier 9th March 1906 Stricken 27th July 1921
Mortier 23rd march 1906 Stricken 30th March 1927

Claymore

14th march 1906 Stricken 19th March 1926
Carquois 26th June 1907 Stricken 29th November 1930
Trident 5th December 1907 Stricken 13th November 1931
Fleuret 14th December 1906 Stricken 12th January 1920
Coutelas 12th January 1907 Stricken 28th January 1921
Cognee 26th November 1907 Stricken 27th July 1921
Hache 15th February 1908 Stricken 27th July 1921
Massue 19th September 1908 Stricken 30th march 1930

Branlebas Class                   View Class

Slaive 10th September 1908 Stricken 13th February 1932
Poignard 3rd July 1909 Stricken 3rd May 1926
Sabretache 5th February 1908 Stricken 10th May 1920
Oriflamme 4th April 1908 Stricken 27th May 1921
Etendard 20th march 1908 Stricken Sunk 25th April 1917
Fanion 4th May 1908 Stricken 27th May 1921
Sape 23rd September 1907 Stricken 3rd May 1926
Gabion 21st December 1907 Stricken 14th May 1921
Branlebas 8th October 1907 Sunk 30th September 1915
Fanfare 19th December 1907 Stricken 28th September 1907

Spahi Class                       View Class

Spahi 3rd May 1908 Stricken December 1927
Hussard 12th September 1908 Stricken March 1922
Carabinier 10th October 1908 Sunk 15th November 1918, Scuttled while being stranded and fired upon by Turkish Guns off Latakieh in Syria
Lansquenet 20th November 1909 Stricken December 1928
Mameluk 10th March 1909 Stricken February 1928
Ensigne Henry 12th May 1911 Stricken June 1928
Aspirant Herber 30th April 1912 Stricken July 1930

Voltigeur Class

Voltigeur 23rd march 1909 Stricken May 1920
Tirailleur 27th November 1908 Stricken July 1921

Chasseur Class                View Class

Chasseur 20th February 1909 Stricken October 1919
Janissaire 12th April 1910 Stricken March 1920
Fantassin 17th June 1909 Sunk 5th June 1916, due to being rammed by Mameluk, in the Mediterranean  and so badly damaged she had to be sunk by gun fire from Fauconneau 
Cavalier 9th May 1910 After a collision with Fantassin, she was put into Malta for repairs where she had her torpedo tubes removed. she then became a training ship for Stockers and divers. stricken in December 1927

Bouclier Class             View Class

Bouclier 29th June 1911 Stricken 15th February 1933
Boutefeu 2nd May 1911 Sunk 15th May 1917 by a mine laid by UC25 off Brindiso
Casque 25th August 1910 Stricken 26th March 1926,  and scrapped 25th May 1927
Cimeterre 13th April 1911 Stricken  10th July 1926
Dague 13th April 1911 sunk by a mine 24th February 1915
Faulx 2nd February 1911 Sunk after being rammed by French destroyer Mangini in the Otranto strait 18th April 1918
Fourche 21st October 1910 Torpedoed and sunk on the 23rd June 1916 by Austrian Submarine U15
Capitaine Mehl 20th April 1912 Stricken 10th July 1926
Commandant Bory 14th september 1912 Stricken 10th July 1926
Commandant Riviere 2nd October 1912 Stricken June 1933
Dehorter 18th April 1912 Stricken 1933
Francis Garnier 1st October 1912 Stricken 10th February 1926

Bisson Class               View Class

Bisson 12th september 1912 Stricken June 1933
Renaudin 20th March 1913 Torpedoed and Sunk by Austrian U6 18th March 1916
Commandant Lucas 11th July 1914 Stricken June 1933
Protet 15th October 1913 Stricken  1933
Mangini 31st march 1913 Stricken  1934
Magon 19th April 1913 Stricken  16th february 1926

Enseigne Roux Class

Enseigne Roux 13th July 1915 Stricken 1936
Mecanicien Principal Lestin 15th May 1915 Stricken 1935
 
Ensiegne Gabolde 23rd April 1921 Stricken 1938

ex-Argentine  Aventurier Class

Opiniatre (ex Rioja) 1911 Broken up 1935
Aventurier (ex Mendoza) 18th February 1911 Broken Up 1940
Temeraire (ex San Juan) 8th December 1911 Stricken 1936
Intrepide (ex Salta) 25th September 1911 Broken Up 1938

Arabe Class                  View Class

Algerien 1917 Stricken 1936
Annamite 1917 Stricken 1933
Arabe 1917 Stricken 1936
Bambara 1917 Stricken 1933
Hova 1917 Stricken 1936
Kabyle 1917 Stricken 1936
Marocain 1917 Stricken 1935
Sakalave 1917 Stricken 1936
Senegalais 1917 Stricken 1936
Somali 1917 Stricken 1935
Tonkinois 1917 Stricken 1936
Touareg 1917 Stricken 1935

ex - Greek Aetos Class

Aetos (ex - Argentine San Luis) Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Ierax (ex - Argentine Santa Fe) Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Leon (ex - Argentine Tucuman) Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918

ex - Greek Niki Class

Aspis Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Doxa Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Niki Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Velos Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918

ex - Greek Thyella Class

Longhi Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Navkratoussa Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Sphendoni Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Thyella Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918

ex - Greek Doris Class

Aigli Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Alkyone Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Arethousa Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Daphni Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Doris Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
Thetis Seized December 1916 Served in French navy 1917 - 1918
 
Matelot Leblanc (ex Austrian Dukla) Incorporated into French Navy September 1920 Stricken and Broken Up 1936

ex - German V67 and V125 Class

Pierre Durand (ex V79) Transferred 14th June 1920, Brest Served until 1933
Buino (ex V130) Transferred 3rd August 1920, Cherbourg Served until 1934

ex - German S131 Class

Chastang (ex - S133) Transferred 1920 Served until 1934
Vesco (ex - S134) Transferred 1920 Served until 1935

French Destroyer Vesco - Ex German S134.  Submitted by email.

Mazare (ex - S135) Transferred 1920 Served until 1935
Deligny (ex - S139) Transferred 1920 Served until 1934

ex - German H145 Class

Rageot de la Touche (ex - H146) Transferred 1920, Cherbourg Broken Up 1935

Rageot de la touche.

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Marcel Delagee (ex - H147) Transferred 1920, Cherbourg Broken Up 1935

ex - German S113 Class

Amiral Senes (ex - S113) Transferred 23rd May 1920, Cherbourg Served until 1936

Ex - German destroyer Amiral Senes.

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Chacal Class              View Class 

Jaguar 17th November 1923 Sunk 23rd  May 1940 by torpedo from German motor torpedo boat S21 and S23 off Dunkerque
Lynx 24th February 1924 Scuttled 27th November 1942, but raised on 21st january 1944 and scrapped 
Tigre 2nd August 1924 Captured by the Italians before she could be scuttled and briefly called FR23. was refitted once she rejoined the French Navy but finally Broken up 1954
Chacal 27th september 1924 Sunk 24th May 1940  by aerial German Bombing off Boulogne.
Leopard 29th september 1924 Wrecked 27th May 1943 while be stranded off Tobruk
Panthere 27th October 1924 taken over by the Italian navy and renamed FR22 finally Scuttled on 9th september 1943 at la Spezia

Guépard Class

Guépard 19th April 1928 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942. Raised and repaired in 1943 but sunk again on 11th March 1944.
Valmy 19th May 1928 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942. Raised and repaired in 1943 by Italians renamed FR24. Scuttled 1945 at Genoa.
Verdun 4th July 1928 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942. Raised and repaired in 1943.
Bison 29th October 1928 Bombed and sunk on 3rd May 1940 off the coast of Norway.

Bison.

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Lion 5th August 1929 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942. Raised and repaired in 1943 by Italians and renamed FR21. Scuttled on 9th September 1943.

Lion.

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Lion.

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Lion

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Vauban 1st February 1930 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.

Aigle Class

Aigle 19th February 1931 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942. Raised and repaired in 1943 
Gerfaut 14th June 1930 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942. Raised and repaired in 1943 
Albatros 27th June 1930 Beached during Allied Landings in North Africa. Raised and repaired in July 1943. Became training ship. Scrapped in September 1959.
Vautour 26th August 1930 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942. Raised and repaired in 1943 but bombed and sunk.
Épervier 14th August 1931 Beached on 9th November 1942 during landings. Salvaged in October 1946 and scrapped.
Milan 13th October 1931 Beached on 8th November 1942 during landings.

Vauquelin Class                 View Class

Vauquelin 29th March 1931 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.
Cassard 8th November 1931 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.
Maille Breze 9th November 1931 Sank after one of her torpedoes exploded on 30th April 1940 while at Greenock.
Kersaint 14th November 1931 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.
Tartu 7th December 1931 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.
Chevalier Paul 21st March 1931 Sunk on 16th June 1941 after being torpedoed by British aircraft.

La Fantasque Class             View Class

Le Malin 17th August 1933 Scrapped in February 1964.
Le Terrible 30th November 1933 Scrapped in June 1962.
L'Indomptable 7th December 1933 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.
L'Audacieux 15th March 1934 Took severe damage when hit by the cruiser Australia but was repaired only to be sunk on 7th May 1943 by Allied bombers.
La Fantasque 15th March 1934 Stricken on 2nd May 1957.
Le Triomphant 16th April 1934 Stricken in December 1954.

Mogador Class

Volta 26th November 1936 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.

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Volta.

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Volta.

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Mogador 9th June 1937 Scuttled at Toulon on 27th November 1942.

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Mogador.

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Mogador, March 1939.

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Bourrasque Class                 View Class

Typhon

22nd May 1924

 Scuttled 9th November 1942 to become block ship at Oran
Simoun

3rd June 1924

 Sold and broken up 17th February 1950
Orage

30th August 1924

Sunk 23rd May 1940 by aerial Bombing of Boulogne
Tramontane

29th November 1924

 Beached 8th November 1942, off Oran after being damaged by gunfire form HMS Aurora
Ouragan

6th December 1924

 Sold and Broken up 7th March 1949
Cyclone

24th January 1925

 Scuttled 18th June 1940 after being torpedoed by German Torpedo Boat S24
Tempete

21st May 1925

Broken up 1950
Mistral

6th June 1925

 Broken up February 1950
Tornade

12th March 1925

Sunk 8th November 1942 of Oran by HMS Aurora and HMS Calpe
Bourrasque

5th August 1925

Sunk 30th May 1940 near Nieupport after being mined and finished off by German Shore batteries.,
Sirocco

3rd October 1925

Sunk 31st May 1940 after being torpedoed by German Torpedo Boats S23 and S26
Trombe

29th December 1925

 

L'Adroit Class                 View Class

L'Alcyon 26th June 1926 Sold for breaking up 10th June 1952
La Palme 30th June 1926 Scuttled 27th November 1942
Le Mars 28th August 1926 Scuttled 27th November 1942
La Railleuse 9th September 1926 Lost by accidental explosion, 24th March 1940
Le Fortune 15th November 1926 Sold for breaking up 31st August 1950
L'Adroit 1st April 1927 Sunk 21st May 1940
Brestois 18th May 1927 Sunk 8th November 1942
Bordelais 23rd May 1927 Scuttled 27th November 1942
Boulonnais 1st June 1927 Sunk 8th November 1942
Forbin 17th July 1928 Sunk 8th November 1942
Fougueux 4th August 1928 Sunk 8th November 1942
Foudroyant 24th April 1929 Sunk 1st June 1940
Basque 25th May 1929 Sold for breaking up 10th December 1952
Frondeur 20th June 1929 Sunk 8th November 1942

Le Hardi Class

Le Hardi 4th May 1938 Scuttled 24th April 1945

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Le Hardi.

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Foudroyant (ex- Fleuret) 28th July 1938 Scuttled August 1944
L'Adroit (ex - Epee) 26th October 1938 Broken Up 1944
Casque 2nd November 1938 Sunk 27th April 1944

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Casque.

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Lansquenet 20th May 1939 Broken Up September 1958

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Lansquenet.

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Mameluck 12th August 1939 Broken Up 1958

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Mameluk.

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Sirocco (ex - Le Corsaire) 14th November 1939 Expended 28th October 1944
Bison (ex - Le Flibustier) 14th December 1939 Scuttled 27th November 1942
L'Aventurier 20th April 1947 Broken Up May 1960

Ex - Italian Oriani / Soldati Class

Jurien De La Graviere (ex - Mitragliere)  (T12) Acquired 15th July 1948 Stricken 1956

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Jurien De La Graviere.

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Duperre (ex - Velite) (T13) Acquired 24th July 1948 Stricken 1961
Duchaffault (ex - Legionario) (T14) Acquired 15th August 1948 Stricken 1956
D'Estaing (ex - Alfredo Oriani) (T15) Acquired 8th August 1948 Stricken 1954

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D'Estaing.

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Francis Garnier (ex - Italian Eritrea) aviso Acquired 12th February 1948 Stricken 1966

Ex - US Cannon Class

Arabe (F717) (ex - Samuel S Miles) Acquired August 1950 Stricken 1958
Kabyle (F718) (ex - Riddle) Acquired August 1950 Stricken 1959
Bambara (F719) (ex - Swearer) Acquired September 1950 Stricken 1959
Sakalave (F720) (ex - Wingfield) Acquired September 1950 Stricken 1959

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Sakalave.

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Touareg (F721) (ex - Bright) Acquired November 1950 Stricken 1958

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Touareg.

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Soudanais (F722) (ex - Cates) Acquired November 1950 Stricken 1959
Berbere (F723) (ex - Clarence L Evans) Acquired March 1952 Stricken 1969

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Berbere

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Malgache (F724) (ex - Baker) Acquired March 1952 Stricken 1969

Surcouf Class                            View Class

Surcouf (D621) 3rd October 1953 Broken up 1971
Kersaint (D622) 3rd October 1953 Stricken 1983
Cassard (D623) 12th May 1953 Stricken 1974
Bouvet (D624) 25th September 1954 Stricken 1982
Dupetit-Thouars (D625) 4th February 1954 Stricken 1988
Chevalier Paul (D626) 28th July 1953 Stricken 1971
Maille-Breze (D627) 2nd July 1955 Museum Ship 1988
Vauquelin (D628) 2nd July 1955 Stricken 1986
D'Estrees (D629) 27th November 1954 Stricken 1985
Du Chayla (D620) 27th November 1954 Stricken 1991
Casabianca (D631) 13th November 1954 Stricken 1984
Guepratte (D632) 8th November 1954 Stricken 1985

Duperre Class                               View Class

Duperre (D633) 23rd June 1956 Stricken 1992
La Bourdonnais (D634) 15th October 1955 Stricken 1976
Forbin (D635) 15th October 1955 Stricken 1981
Tartu (D636) 2nd December 1955 Stricken 1979
Jaureguiberry (D637) 5th November 1955 Stricken 1977
 
La Galissonniere (D638) 12th March 1960 Stricken 1990

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La Galissonniere..

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Suffren Class  guided missile destroyers

Suffren (D602) 15th May 1965 In service

Suffren entering Malta, 7th May 1996.

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Suffren at Malta 7th May 1996.

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Suffren at Malta, 13th May 1996.

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Duquesne (D603) 12th February 1966 In service

D603 Duquesne at Malta.

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D603 Duquesne at Malta.

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D603 Duquesne at Malta.

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D603 Duquesne at Malta.

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Aconit (F703) 7th March 1970 In service

 Aconit.  Taken from RFA Bayleaf.  North Atlantic, December 1987.

French Destroyer Aconit, launched 7th March 1970.

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Tourville Class  guided missile destroyers

Tourville (D610) 13th May 1972 In Service 2004

D610 Tourville leaving Faslane Naval Base.

D610 Tourville at Faslane Naval Base, Scotland, 24th October 2004,  alongside F236 HMS Montrose and D92 HMS Liverpool during an exercise. A larger photo showing all three ships and two other American ships can be seen by clicking here

The Stern of D610 Tourville, with some equipment.

D610 Tourville at Faslane Naval Base, Scotland, 24th October 2004,  alongside F236 HMS Montrose and D92 HMS Liverpool during an exercise.

Duguay-Trouin (D611) 1st June 1973 Extant 1995
De Grasse (D612) 30th November 1974 Extant 1995

Georges Leygues Class  guided missile destroyers

Georges Leygues (D640) 17th December 1976 Extant 1995

D640 Georges Leygues at Malta, 24th March 1999.

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D640 Georges Leygues at Malta, April 2002.

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D640 Georges Leygues at Malta, April 2002.

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D640 Georges Leygues at Malta, April 2002.

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Dupliex (D641) 2nd February 1978 Extant 1995
Montcalm (D642) 31st May 1980 In service 2001 

D642 Montcalm at Malta, March 2001.

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D642 Montcalm at Malta, March 2001.

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Jean De Vienne (D643) 17th November 1981 Extant 1995
Primauguet (D644) 17th March 1984 In service 2005

D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 16th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 16th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 16th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 16th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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D644 FNS Primauguet at Amsterdam, 27th September 1993.

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D644 Primauguet, 9th May 2005.

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La Motte - Piquet (D645) 6th February 1985 In service

D645 La Motte - Picquet at Malta.

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D645 La Motte - Picquet at Malta.

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D645 La Motte Picquet at Malta, March 2001.

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D645 La Motte - Picquet at Malta.

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D645 La Motte Picquet at Malta, September 2002.

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D645 La Motte Picquet at Malta, March 2001.

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Latouche - Treville (D646) 19th March 1988 In service

D646 Latouche Treville.

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D646 Latouche Treville.

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Cassard Class  guided missile destroyers

Cassard (D614) 6th February 1985 Extant 1995

D614 Cassard at Malta, 5th May 1997.

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D614 Cassard.

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D614 Cassard at Malta, April 1997.

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D614 Cassard at Malta, May 1997.

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Jean Bart (D615) 19th March 1988 Extant 2001

Jean Bart at Malta, 11th November 1996.

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D615 Jean Bart at Malta, September 2001.

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D615 Jean Bart at Malta, September 2001.

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An unknown French Destroyer

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French Destroyer.

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French and British destroyers during the first World War, 8th August 1915.

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French Destroyer at Dunkerque.

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French destroyer at Granville.

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French Destroyer.

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French destroyer at Cherbourg.

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French destroyer at Le Havre.  

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French Destroyer.

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French Destroyers - Baie Ponty

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French Destroyers at Dunkerque.

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A French Destroyer in the port of Boulogne Sur Mer.

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A pair of early French destroyers.

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French Destroyers in port, 14th August 1903.

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French Destroyers at Alger, c.1907

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French ship firing a torpedo.

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Destroyers at Toulon.

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Unknown French Ship.

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French Destroyers at Toulon.

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French Destroyers in a heavy sea.

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French Destroyer at Granville.

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French Destroyers.

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French destroyers at Toulon.

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Destroyers at Dunkerque.

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French Destroyer arriving at the new jetty at Royan.

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Construction of destroyers at Schneider et Cie, Chalon sur Saone.

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Schneider et Cie formerly known as Schneider - Canat.  builders of Torpedo Destroyers at Le Creusot.  Schneider and Cie also built machinery for warships and a gun factory.  in 1911 they employed 18,200 people.

Destroyer arriving at Boulogne-sur-Mer.

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Destroyers at Saint Raphael.

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French destroyer at Arcachon.

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French Destroyers at Cherbourg.

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Destroyers at Cherbourg.

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 Developed from the Supermarine Seagull, the Walrus was to prove itself a useful and capable workhorse in almost every theatre of the Second World War. Here, HMS Rodney despatches her Shagbat from the catapult atop C turret.

Ships Company by Ivan Berryman (Y)
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 Joint exercise between a RNLI Lifeboat and a Royal Air Force Westland Wessex from 72 Squadron off the coast of Northern Ireland.

Joint Rescue by David Pentland.
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 Hawker Hurricane IIc of top Czech ace Flt. Lt. K.M. Kuttlewascher, No.1 Fighter Squadron on a night intruder sortie from RAF Tangmere. On this mission he destroyed three Heinkel IIIs over their own airfield, St. Andre, in occupied France.

Night Reaper, 4th May 1942 by David Pentland. (D)
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 En route to the dams of the Ruhr Valley, the first wave of three specially adapted Avro Lancasters roar across the Dutch wetlands on the night of 16 -17th May 1943 led by Wing Commander Guy Gibson, their mission to breach the Mohne and Eder dams, thus robbing the German war machine of valuable hydro-electric power and disrupting the water supply to the entire area. Carrying their unique, Barnes Wallis designed 'Bouncing Bomb' and flying at just 30m above the ground to avoid radar detection, 617 Squadron's Lancasters forged their way into the enemy territories, following the canals of the Netherlands and flying through forest fire traps below treetop height to their targets. Gibson's aircraft ('G'-George) is nearest with 'M'-Mother of Fl/Lt Hopgood off his port wing and 'P'-Peter (Popsie) of Fl/Lt Martin in the distance.

Dambusters - The First Wave by Ivan Berryman. (Y)
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Douglas C47 Dakotas fly into the landing and drop zone at Renkum Heath, September 17th 1944.

Arnhem by Simon Smith (D)
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 With his personal emblem of black and white fuselage band adorning his Fokker E.V, 153/18, Richard Wenzl briefly commanded Jasta 6, based at Bernes in August 1918, and claimed a modest 6 victories during his career with JG 1. The Fokker E.V was both fast and manoeuvrable, but a series of engine and structural failures meant that these exciting new machines saw only brief service before being re-worked to emerge as the D.VIII, sadly too late to make any impression on the war. Wenzl is shown here in combat with Sopwith Camels of 203 Sqn, assisted by Fokker D.VIIs, which served alongside the E.Vs of Jasta 6. The D.VII shown is that of Ltn d R Erich Just of Jasta 11, also based at Bernes.

Leutnant d R Richard Wenzl by Ivan Berryman.
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 Group Captain Billy Drake in Hurricane JX-P of No.1 Sqn scoring his first victory, an Me109 during the Battle of France, on 20th April 1940.

Billy Drake - First of Many by Ivan Berryman.
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Shortly after 2.00pm on Friday 24th October 2003, supersonic commercial aviation was brought to a close as three British Airways Concordes touched down within minutes of each other at Londons Heathrow Airport for the last time.  Here, BA Captain Mike Bannister bring G-BOAG  home for the final touchdown.

Concorde - The Final Touchdown by Ivan Berryman.
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HMS Thunderbolt by Ivan Berryman. The submarine HMS Thunderbolt moves away from the depot ship Montcalm.  Another submarine, HMS Swordfish is alongside for resupply.

HMS Thunderbolt by Ivan Berryman. (AP)
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 On the 1st of August 1798, thirteen French ships of the line sat anchored in Aboukir Bay off the coast of Alexandria, Egypt, in support of Napoleon who was inland with his troops attempting to conquer the country. As nighttime approached so did Lord Horatio Nelson and the British fleet. Nelson had been hunting Napoleon at sea for months; at Aboukir Bay he had found the French fleet, trapped and unprepared for battle. Nelsons audacious plan was to attack the French on their unprotected prot side, the plan had its risks; the whole of the British fleet could run aground in the shallows - but Nelson knew the waters too well. The Battle of the Nile was one of the most decisive in the history of naval warfare. By the end of the battle nearly all the French ships were sunk or captured. The 124-gun flagship - and the pride of the French navy - LOrient, had exploded with such ferocity that it halted the battle for over ten minutes. Napoleons ability to dominate the region had been crushed, whilst Nelson was to become a hero throughout the whole of Britain.

Battle of the Nile by Anthony Saunders. (Y)
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 The submarine depot ship HMS Maidstone is pictured off Hong Kong with a quintet of British submarines alongside for replenishment, namely (left to right) an S-class, a U-class, a T-class and two more U-class.

HMS Maidstone by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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With her mizzen top already gone and her sails aloft having received severe punishment, Victory breaks through the line behind the French flagship Bucentaure, delivering a shattering broadside into her stern.  So severe was this opening fire that the Bucentaure was effectively put out of the rest of the battle, although Admiral Villeneuve himself was to miraculously survive the carnage.  Beyong Victory can be seen the French Redoubtable, which is receiving fire from Victorys starboard guns, and the Spanish San Leandro is in the extreme distance.  Most of Victorys stunsails have been cut away, but it was her stunsail booms that became entangled with the rigging of the Redoubtable when she put her helm to port and ran onto her.  Admiral Nelson fell shortly afterward, having received a fatal wound from a musket ball fired by a French sharpshooter in Redoubtables mizzen fighting top.  The Temeraire can be seen approaching the fray to the right.

Trafalgar - The Destruction of the Bucentaure by Ivan Berryman.
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 Admiral von Spees Flagship SMS Scharnhorst leads SMS Gneisenau in the opening stages of engaging the Royal Naval ships east of the Falklands, 8th December 1914.

Battle of the Falkland Islands by Randall Wilson. (Y)
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Captain Charles Vane was born in 1680, and was an English pirate who preyed upon English and French shipping.  Vane began piracy in 1716 and lasted 3 years. Vane captured a Barbados sloop and then a large 12-gun brigantine, which he renamed the Ranger.   Vane was among the pirate captains who operated out of the Bohama at the notorious base at New Providence after the colony had been abandoned by the British.  His pirate attacks made Captain Charles Vane well known to the Royal Navy and in February of 1718 Vincent Pearse, commander of HMS Phoenix cornered Vane on his ship the Lark.  Vane  had heard of the recent royal pardons that had been offered to pirates in exchange for a guarantee they would quit plundering, so Vane claimed he had actually been en route to surrender to Pearse and accepted the pardon on the spot,  Charle Vane gained his freedom but as soon as he was free of Pearse he ignored the pardon and resumed his pirate ways.  Charles Vane was again captured and in 1721 was executed by hanging at Gallows Point, Port Royal, Jamaica on March 29th 1721.

Captain Charles Vane by Chris Collingwood.
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The moment shortly after dawn on 24th May 1941 when HMS Hood, in company with HMS Prince of Wales, opens fire on the Bismarck, setting in motion one of the greatest sea dramas the world had seen.

HMS Hood Engages Bismarck by Ivan Berryman (AP)
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In the spring of 1942, USS Washington was the first of Americas fast battleship fleet to participate in combat operations when she was briefly assigned to the Royal Navy. On 28th June 1942, together with HMS Duke of York, HMS Victorious and an accompanying cruiser and destroyer force, she formed part of the distant covering force to convoy PQ17, bound for Russia. In the Pacific later that same year, she became the only modern US battleship to engage an enemy capital ship, sinking the Japanese battlecruiser Kirishima.

Arctic guardian - USS Washington by Anthony Saunders
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 The Battle of Ulundi took place at the Zulu capital of Ulundi on 4th July 1879. Ulundi became the last battle to be fought during the Zulu war and the British victory finally broke the military power of the Zulu Nation. The battle began at 6 a.m. when Buller led out an advance guard of mounted troops and South African irregulars. The British force comprised of five companies of the 80th regiment in square in four ranks, with two Gatling Guns in the centres, two 9-pounders on the left flank and two 7-pounders on the right. The 90th Light Infantry with four companies of the 94th regiment made up the left face with two more 7-pounders. On the right face were the 1st Battalion of the 13th Light Infantry, four companies of the 58th Regiment, two 7-pounders and two 9-pounders. The rear face was composed of two companies of the 94th Regiment and two companies of the 2nd Battalion of the 21st Regiment. In the middle of the square were headquarters staff, No. 5 company of the Royal Engineers whhich was led by Lt John Chard who had commanded the troops at Rorkes Drift, the 2nd Native Natal Contingent, fifty wagons and carts with reserve ammunition and hospital wagons. Bullers horsemen protected the front and both flanks of the square. A rearguard of two squadrons of the 17th Lancers and a troop of Natal Native Horse followed. In total the British force stood at just over 5300 against the Zulu warrior regiments in total over 15000. The Zulu warriors charged again and again at the square but with the strong British firepower of tifle and gatling gun, they could not get close. As the Zulu warriors strength weakened, Lord Chelmsford ordered the cavalry to mount, and the 17th Lancers and the 1st Kings Dragoon Guards along with colonial cavalry were ordered to charge the now fleeing Zulus. The Zulus fled towards the high ground with the cavalry in pursuit. The Lancers were checked at the Mbilane stream by the fire of a concealed party of Zulus, causing a number casualties before the 17th Lancers overcame the Zulu resistance. The pursuit continued until not one living Zulu remained on the Mahlabatini plain, with members of the Natal Native Horse, Natal Native Contingent and Woods Irregulars slaughtering the Zulu wounded, done in revenge for the massacre at Isandlwana.

The Death or Glory Boys by Bud Bradshaw. (Y)
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 St Mere Eglise, Normandy, 6th June 1944.  U.S. Paratroops of the 82nd <i>All American</i> Airborne Division, descend on occupied France.

First to Fight by David Pentland.
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Viewed across the damaged stern of the 80-gun San Nicholas, Nelson drives HMS Captain onto the Spanish vessel in order that she can be boarded and taken as a prize, the British marines and men scrambling up the Captains bowsprit to use it as a bridge. The San Nicholas then fouled the Spanish three decker San Joseph (112), allowing Nelson and his men to take both ships as prizes in a single manoeuvre. A British frigate is moving into a supporting position in the middle distance.

HMS Captain at the Battle of Cape St Vincent by Ivan Berryman (P)
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 Captain R. Blair Paddy Mayne, and men of L detachment SAS, stop to discuss their location en route to Sidi Haneish airfield. The raid was a major victory, especially for the newly acquired jeeps, which played an important part in the destruction of some 40 enemy aircraft for the loss of one man.

Paddys Troopers, The Sidi Haneish Road, 17th July 1942 by David Pentland. (GL)
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Military art print of the Franco-Prussian war showing French Infantry defenders at the fortifications of Champigny.
The Defence of Champigny, November 30th 1870 by Edouard Detaille.
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 Depicting troopers of the 2nd Royal North British Dragoons (Scots Greys) on the morning of 18th June 1815. before the Battle of waterloo, and their great charge into history.

The Dawn of Waterloo by Lady Elizabeth Butler. (Y)
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MLRS of the 5th Regiment Royal Artillery.

One Man and his Colours by David Rowlands (GL)
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So Tell The Spartans, Stranger passing by that here, Obedient to their laws, we lie.   In 480 BC the Spartans tried to defend the pass at Thermopylae against the Persians led by Xerxes.  The Persian fleet had sailed along the coastline from northern Greece into the Gulf of Malia on the eastern Aegean Sea towards the mountains at Thermopylae. The Greek General and King Leonidas led the Greeks  and tried to defend the pass of Thermopylae.  All the defending Spartans were killed during the Battle of Thermopylae. Their defence and courage provided inspiration to the Greeks, and the following year the Greeks won battles against their old enemy the Persians.

Thermopylae 480BC, Spartan and Thespaian Hoplites. By Chris Collingwood.
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 Damon Hill, World Champion

King of the Track by Stuart Coffield
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 England 53 - South Africa 3, Twickenham, Novermber 23rd 2002. England: Robinson, Cohen, Tindall, Greenwood, Christophers, Wilkinson, Dawson, Vickery, Leonard, Thompson, Johnson, Kay, Moody, Back, Hill. (Subs): Dallaglio, Gomersall, Healey, Morris, Regan, Stimpson. Scores: Try - Cohen, 2 Tries - Greenwood, Try - Back, Try - Hill, Try - Dallaglio, Penalty Try, 2 Penalties - Wilkinson, Conversion - Wilkinson, Conversion - Dawson, 2 Conversions - Gomersall, 2 Conversions - Stimpson. <br><br>South Africa: Greef, Paulse, Fleck, James, Lombard, Pretorius, Conradie, Roux, Dalton, Venter, Lambuschagne, Krige, Wannenburg, Van Niekerk. (Subs): Jacobs, Jordaan, Russell, Uys, Van Biljon, Van der Linde, Wentzel. Score : Penalty - Pretorius.

England v South Africa - Investec 2002 by Doug Harker. (Y)
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 Jimmys total of 516 league appearances produced an amazing 357 goals.

Greavsie by Gary Keane.
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B45. David Coulthard/ Williams FW.17 by Ivan Berryman

David Coulthard/ Williams FW.17 by Ivan Berryman
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Lennox Lewis by Peter Deighan.
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 England Captain martin Johnson lifts the World Rugby Cup, as winners of the 2003 World Rugby Cup in Australia.

Martin Johnson by Chris Howells.
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 Carl Fogarty testing the new Foggy Petronas FP1 at Brands Hatch, 2003.
Back on Track by Dave Foord. (Y)
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Lester Piggott by Gary Keane. (Y)
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