Smoking rising from battleship Bretagne, Mers-el-Kébir, Algeria, 3 Jul 1940

Caption   Smoking rising from battleship Bretagne, Mers-el-Kébir, Algeria, 3 Jul 1940 ww2dbase
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 15 Sep 2012

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WW2-Era Place Name Mers-el-Kébir, Algeria
Lat/Long 35.7194, -0.6889

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