same class as the FN Sirroco above
|Navy||The French Navy|
|Built by||At. & Ch de France (Dunkirk, France)|
|Laid down||12 Nov 1923|
|Launched||5 Aug 1925|
|Commissioned||23 Aug 1926|
|Lost||30 May 1940|
|Loss position||51.15N, 02.33E|
Bourrasque was sunk on 30 May 1940 near Nieuport after
being mined and finished off by German artillary fire.(Capitaine
De Fregate Robert G.A. Fouque) with the loss of 31 crew
The ship was participating in the evacuation of Allied soldiers from Dunkirk.
The wreck lies in 25 meters of water in position 51º14'58"N, 02º33'02"E.