Allied Warships

FR Baliste

Torpedo boat of the La Melpoméne class

NavyThe French Navy
TypeTorpedo boat
ClassLa Melpoméne 
Built byAt. & Ch de France (Dunkirk, France) 
Laid down20 Sep 1934 
Launched17 Mar 1937 
Commissioned24 May 1938 
End service27 Nov 1942 

Scuttled at Toulon on 27 November 1942 to prevent her capture by the Germans.
Raised by the Italians on 13 May 1943 and renamed FR 45.
Captured by the Germans on 9 September 1943 and renamed TA 12.
Sunk by American aircraft on 24 November 1943.


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