H.M.S. FORMIDABLE, when operating in the Mediterranean on the 26th May, 1941, was attacked by several JU. 87 dive bombers. Bombs, thought to be 1,000 Kgm. S.A.P. type, fuzed delay action, were released from about 500 feet in dive attacks. Two bombs made direct hits, one at 21.5 station, starboard side and the other abreast ‘X’. 1. (starboard) 5.25in mounting at 155 station. The vessel continued to steam at 18– 20 knots and to operate aircraft.