Submarine of the CircÚ class
|Navy||The French Navy|
|Built by||Chantiers de la Gironde (Bordeaux, France)|
|Laid down||1 Feb 1924|
|Launched||25 Nov 1927|
|Commissioned||26 May 1928|
|Lost||9 May 1940|
|Loss position||52.47N, 03.49E|
At 00.14 hours on 9 May 1940, the Doris (Capitaine De Corvette Jean Ernest Marie Favreul) was torpedoed and sunk about 30 nautical miles west of Petten, Netherlands in position 52║47'N, 03║49'E by the German submarine U-9.
See also this article about the discovery of the Doris.
Hit by U-boat
|U-boat Attack||See our U-boat attack entry for the FR Doris|
Commands listed for FR Doris
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|Jean Ernest Marie Favreul,||9 May 1940 (+)|
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Noteable events involving Doris include:
Doris'page updates Built by : Chantiers de la Gironde Bordeaux instead of Chantiers Schneider de Chalon sur Sa?ne. Ordered : January 1923 Commissioned : April 1930 (I'm the son of Doris'commanding officer and you can publish my name online)