Tuesday, November 27, 2012




The French Navy scuttle their Fleet at Toulon

The French battleship Marseillaise sunk and burning at Toulon

– Oppose, without spilling of blood, the entry of foreign troops in any of the establishments, airbases and buildings of the Navy;
– Similarly oppose entry of foreign troops aboard ships of the Fleet; find settlements by means of local negotiation; and
– If the former proved impossible, to scuttle the ships.