Saturday, 4 February 2017

The French battleships Jean Bart and Courbet according to the Dutch magazine Marineblad dated 1910-1911 no.6


An item reported that of the new French scheduled battleships the Jean Bart was to be built at Brest, France and the Courbet at Lorient, France. Design draught was to be 9,012 metres. The ships were to be fitted out with 8-90cm searchlights and 2-75cm searchlights.