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BASILISK (Royal Navy) photo

photograph by Wright & Logan, 5.5" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm
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Product information

B-class destroyer built by John Brown & Co, Clydebank, and commissioned into the Royal Navy in 1931. In WW2 she took part in the Battle of Narvik 5/1940 before supporting the evacuation from Dunkirk at the end of that month. She made 2 trips and rescued 695 men then returned to La Penne, Belgium, to evacuate more troops but was attacked 3 times by German bombers. Most of her crew were recued by the destroyer HMS Whitehall and a French trawler, before the Whitehall destroyed the wreck.

photo/photo-card by Wright & Logan, minor faults, 
5.5" x 3.5", 140mm x 90mm (approx)
our ref: SRHH1169a

Technical specifications

Brand: Wright & Logan
Condition: Used
Product Code: SRHH1169A