Dunkerque

Dunkerque seen in 1937.



Dunkerque, date and location not available.



The French fleet at Mers-el-Kebir, Algeria in July 1940. The ships seen on left are from bottom to top;
Battleships Dunkerque, Provence, Strasbourg, Bretagne and the seaplane tender Commandant Teste.



September 10, 1944: The hulk of the Dunkerque seen in drydock at Toulon, France after being blown up by the French and bombed by the Allies. Note the bow has been removed and the guns in the forward turret have been cut down
(Photo courtesy of David Kerr)



September 10, 1944: The amidships section of wreck of the Dunkerque in drydock in Toulon, France.
(Photo courtesy of David Kerr)





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