Le Fantasque

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The French Le Fantasque class destroyers were ordered under the French navel programme of 1930.   There were six ships in the class

Displacement: 2569 tons standard and 3200 to 3400 tons full load.  Speed: 37 Knots  Compliment: 210.  Armament: Five 5.5 inch guns,  Four 37mm AA guns, Four 13.2mm AA Guns and Nine 21.7 inch Torpedo Tubes, also 50 mines.     

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.
Malin

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Malin.

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Le Terrible

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Le Terrible.

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Le Terrible.

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Le Terrible.

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Le Terrible 

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Terrible.Contributed by Paul Jamieson.

L'Indomptable

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L'Indomptable.

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L'Indomptable.

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L'Audacieux

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L'Audacieux.

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L'Audacieux.

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L'Audacieux.

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La Fantasque

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Le Fantasque.

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Le Triomphant

le Triomphant. Image supplied by Jean Gillet

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Le Triomphant.

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