The Channel Squadron visit to Cherbourg in 1865
The Channel Squadron visit to Cherbourg in 1865


The Royal Navy
The Royal Navy


In 1865 the Royal Navy's Channel Squadron visited Cherbourg (and Brest) to join in the celebrations of the birthday of Emperor Napoleon III, and a French squadron subsequently visited Portsmouth; these events were extensively reported and commented on in the columns of The Times newspaper.


Extracts from the Times newspaper
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