Bretagne Class

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L'histoire navale du cuirass鍊 francais Bretagne, Provence et Lorraine, depuis son chaloupe et les ??ements importants de sa vie.

The Bretagne class French battleships included Bretagne, Provence and Lorraine. These French battleships saw service during the first world war.

Bretagne.  went into refit in 1920, 1925, 1928 and again in 1938. she was sunk by the British fleet at Mers-el-Kabir with the loss of 977 on July 3rd 1940.

Bretagne 21st April 1913 Sunk on 3rd July 1940. Salvaged in 1952 she was subsequently scrapped
Lorraine 30th September 1913 Used as a training ship from 1945-53. Scrapped in 1954.
Provence 20th April 1913 Repaired after damage at Mers-el-Kebir in November 1940 but scuttled two years later. Salvaged by the Germans in July 1943, her guns were used as a battery near Toulon. Sunk as a blockship in 1944 she was raised in April 1949 for breaking.

Bretagne

Bretagne

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Bretagne.

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Bretagne

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Lorraine

Lorraine.

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Lorraine.

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Battleship Lorraine

Lorraine.  Sent in by Jean Gillet.

Provence

Provence.

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Provence.

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Provence.

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Provence

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