HMS Codrington sunk in Dover harbour

After having served in the defence of Norway and the Dunkirk evacuation, HMS Codrington has been transferred to Dover for convoy defence and is in the Submarine Basin for a boiler clean when a bomb lands alongside and breaks her back. Only three men are wounded and the wreck remains until 1947.

Source: NAVAL-HISTORY.NET

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