french Marine Nationale Française - French Navy Morse [+1940]
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general
nationality french
purpose war
type submarine
propulsion diesel and batteries
date built 1925
status
lifted lifted
details
weight (tons) 1441  disp (subm)
dimensions 78 x -- x -- m
material steel
engine 2 x diesel, 2 x electric engines, dual shaft
armament 1 x 3.9" gun, 1 x 13 mm A.A., 10 x 21.7" torpedo tubes.
power 2900  b.h.p.
speed 15  knots
about the loss
cause lost mine
date lost 16/06/1940  [dd/mm/yyyy]
casualties  max.54rank: 589
about people
builder
Arsenal de Cherbourg, Cherbourg
owner
Marine Nationale Française - French Navy
captain Paris, Jean Georges Charles
complement >54
about the wreck
depth (m.) 24 max. / 17.8 min. (m)
orientation
protected
war grave
updates
entered by Allen Tony
entered 04/02/2008
last update Jan Lettens
last update 26/12/2012
 
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[1] Jan Lettens26/12/2012
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Jan Lettens26/12/2012CREW LOST ON MORSE
  • ALCARAZ Joseph
  • BOIRE René
  • BONAMY Charles
  • BOUSSARD Joseph
  • BRAUER Albert
  • CAPAILLERE Joseph
  • CARNET Alphonse
  • CAVADINI Robert
  • CHAMBARD Paul
  • CHEVER François
  • CRESPO Etienne
  • CRESTA Constant
  • CRUZIOT Maurice
  • DAMAND Henri
  • DIROU Yves
  • DUPUY André
  • DURAND Sébastien
  • EABOTEAU Charles
  • ETAIL Henri
  • FLOCH Joseph
  • FORBIN Joseph
  • GAQUIERE Francis
  • GIUGE Blaise
  • GIRARD Jules
  • GU ERMEUR Yves
  • GUYOT Jacques
  • HAMAN André
  • HAMON Jean
  • HAUTEFEUILLE Marc
  • HERSI Paul
  • HILLION Célestin
  • HUGONOT René
  • JAUNET Roger
  • KERLEAU Eugène
  • LANNUZEL Joseph
  • LAOT Georges
  • LE BORGNE Guy
  • LE BOT Jacques
  • LE VOEUX André
  • MANASTA André
  • NEDELLEC François
  • PAGE Yves
  • PARIS Jean
  • PERRON Gustave
  • QUELVEN Gérard
  • SCHLESSER Jean
  • STREIBIG Jean
  • TRIQUET Serge
  • VENTURINI Jean
  • THIBAULT Didier
  • QUINTOT Joseph
  • YVARS Joseph
  • ZAOT François
Jan Lettens26/12/2012The wreck of the French submarine MORSE, lost when accidently entering a French minefield, was found in 1950, refloated in 1956 and scrapped in 1960.
Allen Tony04/02/2008Morse was a French Navy Submarine of the Requin Class. Morse (Lt. J.G.C. Paris) was mined and sunk off Kerkenna on 16 June 1940.
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