List of ships of the Free French Naval Forces

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FNFL
Naval Ensign of the FNFL
Naval jack of the FNFL
Motto: Honneur, Patrie, Valeur, Discipline
("Honour, Homeland, Valour, Discipline")
Components
Free French Naval Forces
Free French Naval Air Service
Commandos Marine
People
Charles De Gaulle
Émile Muselier
Georges Thierry d'Argenlieu
Philippe Kieffer
Ships
Ships of the FNFL

This is an incomplete list of the ships of the Free French Naval Forces.

Aircraft Carriers[edit]

Bearn-class[edit]

Battleships[edit]

Courbet class[edit]

French-built Destroyers[edit]

Chacal class[edit]

Fantasque class[edit]

Bourrasque class[edit]

Escorts leased by the British[edit]

Hunt class[edit]

Flower class[edit]

  • Aconit (K58) (ex-HMS Aconite)
  • Alysse (K100) (ex-HMS Alyssum) - lost 9 February 1942
  • Commandant d'Estienne d'Orves (K93) (ex-HMS Lotus)
  • Commandant Détroyat (K183) (ex-HMS Coriander)
  • Commandant Drogou (K195) (ex-HMS Chrysanthemum)
  • Lobélia (K05) (ex-HMS Lobelia)
  • Mimosa (K11) (ex-HMS Mimosa) - lost 9 June 1942
  • Renoncule (K117) (ex-HMS Renonculus)
  • Roselys (K57) (ex-HMS Sundew)

Cannon class[edit]

River class[edit]

  • Aventure (K263) (ex-HMS Braid)
  • Croix de Lorraine (K258) (ex-HMS Strule)
  • Découverte (K370) (ex-HMS Windrush)
  • Escarmouche (K267) (ex-HMS Frome)
  • Surprise (K292) (ex-HMS Torridge)
  • Tonkinois (K260) (ex-HMS Moyola)

Submarines[edit]

Avisos[edit]

Bougainville-class[edit]

Minesweepers[edit]

Elan-class[edit]

  • Elan
  • La Boudeuse
  • Commandant Bory
  • Commandant Delage
  • Commandant Dominé
  • Commandant Duboc
  • La Gracieuse
  • La Moqueuse

Patrol vessels[edit]

  • Poulmic - lost 7 November 1940[1]

Cargo ships[edit]

  • Félix Roussel
  • Fort Binger
  • Franche-Comté
  • Indochinois
  • Kilissi
  • Casamance

Sail ships[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Poulmic". Shipwrecks and History In Plymouth Sound. 2013. Retrieved 3 March 2013.