WITH THE NAVAL COVERING FORCE FOR THE MADAGASCAR OPERATIONS. 24 APRIL TO 10 MAY, ON BOARD HMS FORMIDABLE AT SEA. THE COVERING FORCE LEFT FROM COLOMBO ON THE 24TH OF APRIL, ARRIVED AT THE SEYCHELLES TO REFUEL ON 1 MAY AND AFTER COVERING THE OPERATIONS AT MADAGASCAR RETURNED TO MOMBASA ON 10 MAY.
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HMS WARSPITE at sea during the operation. In the background is the Dutch light cruiser HEEMSKERK.
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