Wartime stories of Gibraltar and its people – Gibraltar Chronicle


Gibraltar Chronicle

Wartime stories of Gibraltar and its people
Gibraltar Chronicle
In early July 1940, a Royal Navy task force operating from Gibraltar bombarded French battleships in the naval base of Mers-el-Kébir, in the Algerian port of Oran. The British wanted to stop the French ships from joining the Vichy administration

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