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NH 95293 French Warships visiting Barcelona, Spain

Photo #: NH 95293  French Warships visiting Barcelona, Spain
Title: French Warships visiting Barcelona, Spain
Description: during the early or mid-1930s Photographed by Lucien Roisin, Barcelona. The French ships, tied up together in the middle distance, are (from left to right): four heavy cruisers (Foch, Colbert, either Duquesne or Tourville, and Suffren), a Chacal class destroyer and five 1500-tonne type destroyers. The vessels in the foreground are pleasure craft, including a yacht at right. The title at the bottom center refers to Montjuich hill and castle, seen in the distance, beyond the French ships. The original print came from the Office of Naval Intelligence. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 95293
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