FR 116 (ex-Turquoise)
|Class||Saphir (37)|| |
|Laid down ||20 Oct 1926 ||Arsenal de Toulon (Toulon, France) |
|Launched||16 May 1929|
|Commissioned||19 Mar 1943|
|Loss date||6 May 1943|
|Loss position||37° 15'N, 9° 51'E|
|History ||French submarine Turquoise. Captured by the Italians while disarmed at Bizerta on 8th December 1942. Scuttled at Bizerta on 6th May 1943.|
|Commander||Date from||Date to||Command notes|
No ships hit by this submarine.
Patrols and events
| ||Commander||Date||Time||Port||Arr. date||Arr. time||Arr. port||Miles||Description|
|Bizerta||Bizerta||Captured by the Germans in Bizerta in December 1942. Allocated to Italian Navy.|
|6 May 1943||Bizerta||6 May 1943||Scuttled||Scuttled in Bizerta as she could not sail to Italy. Was to have been towed out on 20th March 1943.|
2 entries. 2 total patrol entries (0 marked as war patrols) and 0 events.