French aviso Rigault de Genouilly
Rigault de Genouilly in 1938
|Name:||Rigault de Genouilly|
|Namesake:||Rigault de Genouilly|
|Launched:||18 September 1932|
|Fate:||sunk 4 July 1940|
|Length:||103.7 m (340 ft)|
|Beam:||12.7 m (42 ft)|
|Draft:||4.5 m (15 ft)|
|Propulsion:||2 Diesel engines 3,200|
|Speed:||17 knots (31 km/h; 20 mph)|
Rigault de Genouilly was a Bougainville-class aviso of the French Navy. The ship was designed to operate from French colonies in Asia and Africa. On 4 July 1940 Rigault de Genouilly was torpedoed and sunk by the submarine HMS Pandora off the Algerian coast.
- "Allied Warships of WWII - Submarine HMS Pandora". uboat.net. Retrieved 2012-01-05.