Allied Warships

HMS MTB 68 (MTB 68)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the Thornycroft 55 feet-type class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassThornycroft 55 feet-type 
PennantMTB 68 
Built byThornycroft (Hampton-on-Thames, England, U.K.) 
Ordered26 Feb 1940 
Laid down 
Launched 
Commissioned19 Apr 1940 
Lost14 Dec 1941 
History

Was being built for the Finnish Navy, requisitioned by the Royal Navy on 26 February 1940
Sunk after colliding with MTB 215 off the Libyan coast on 14 December 1941

 

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