Thursday, 13 April 2017

France building large number of smaller warships according to the Dutch magazine Marineblad dated 1921

An item referred to the magazine Schiffbau dated 15 December 1920 reporting that the French naval budget for 1921 of 645 million francs included a post for building 6 light cruisers, 12-2.000 ton flotilla leaders and 12 submarines of 500-1.200 tons.