TIL The Béarn, France’s only aircraft carrier during WW2, never launched her aircraft in combat. Instead Béarn transported supplies and spent most of the war in Martinique. On the ship’s only voyage to Europe Béarn collided with the USAT J. W. McAndrew killing dozens.

Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_aircraft_carrier_B%C3%A9arn

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