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80-G-31608 North African Invasion

Photo #: 80-G-31608  North African Invasion
Title: North African Invasion
Description: November 1942 French warships at Casablanca, Morocco, 16 November 1942. The destroyer L'Alcyon's stern is at left, with the bow of trawler patrol vessel L'Algéroise (W66) outboard. In the center is the destroyer Le Malin. Both destroyers had been damaged on 8 November, during the Battle of Casablanca, and Le Malin has a large hole in her midships side. Extensive damage is also visible on shore, especially at right. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-31608
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