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  1. Brestois

    Brestois

    Brestois took part in The Norwegian campaign 1940, where allied forces tried to fight back the Germans. Brestois was escorting French cargo ships loaded with ammunition and military equipment for Chasseur Alpine in to Namsos
  2. Boulonnais

    Boulonnais

    Boulonnais took part in The Norwegian campaign 1940, where allied forces tried to fight back the Germans. Boulonnais was escorting French cargo ships loaded with ammunition and military equipment for Chasseur Alpine in to Namsos
  3. France's maiden departure from New York

    France's maiden departure from New York

    I am leaving this harbour Giving urban a farewell Its habitants seem too keen on God I cannot stomach their rights and wrongs I have lost my origin And I don't want to find it again Rather sailing into nature's laws And be held by ocean's paws Wanderlust! relentlessly craving Wanderlust! peel off
  4. 1974 French Line brochure

    1974 French Line brochure

    The French Line's 1974 brochure for spring European vacations on the S.S. France
  5. France maiden arrival

    France maiden arrival

    Picture of the France's maiden arrival at New York
  6. The France at sea

    The France at sea

    In your oceans - transporting your passengers
  7. TSS France at sea

    TSS France at sea

    The mighty France ploughs though the Atlantic in this aerial view
  8. Emile Bertin

    Emile Bertin

    Emile Bertin was a French Croiseur who took part in the Norwegian campaign at Namsos april 1940. At 19 April 1940 she was hit by bombs from German Heinkel 111 aircrafts, and had to evacuate to Scapa Flow. Emile Bertin survived the war, and was scrapped in October 1959.
  9. France

    France

    Franch liners, at shipyard Saint Nazaire, late 1950s
  10. FRANCE 11.1.74  AKL

    FRANCE 11.1.74 AKL

    France arriving in Auckland for her one and only visit, 11th Jan 1974
  11. FRANCE

    FRANCE

    Anchored off Ft. Lauderdale, FL near the Yankee Clipper Hotel in the mid-sixties.
  12. France

    France

    France
  13. FRANCE- 50 today

    FRANCE- 50 today

    Some photographs to commemorate the 50th anniversary of her launch at St Nazaire on 11 May 1960. Here she enters the water after being named by Madame de Gaulle.
  14. FRANCE- 50 today

    FRANCE- 50 today

    In the water and ready for fitting out.
  15. Is it a plane.......

    Is it a plane.......

    No, its one of the ailerons for FRANCE's funnels under construction at St Nazaire. I was very interested to see Rich's posting of the artist's impression without them.
  16. France

    France

    France berthed in Sydney Australia 16 Feb 1974.
  17. FRANCE

    FRANCE

    Auckland 1974
  18. NORWAY

    NORWAY

    Southampton 26/7/1984. Built 1962 as France for French line.
  19. NORWAY

    NORWAY

    Southampton 1980. Built 1962 as France for French line. Maiden trip as Norway.
  20. NORWAY

    NORWAY

    Southampton 1980. Built 1962 as France for French line. Maiden trip as Norway.
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