Allied Warships

Motor Launchs

All Motor Launch classes

The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).

Commissioned

Royal Navy

 Fairmile B (687)1940 - 1946
 Fairmile A (12)1940 - 1940


Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.

War losses: Motor Launchs


 DateVesselClass

1940

30 Oct 1940HMS ML 109 (ML 109)Fairmile A 
22 Nov 1940HMS ML 127 (ML 127)Fairmile B 
25 Nov 1940HMS ML 111 (ML 111)Fairmile A 

1941

22 Sep 1941HMS ML 144 (ML 144)Fairmile B 
11 Oct 1941HMS ML 288 (ML 288)Fairmile B 
21 Nov 1941HMS ML 219 (ML 219)Fairmile B 

1942

14 Feb 1942HMS ML 311 (ML 311)Fairmile B 
15 Feb 1942HMS ML 169 (ML 169)Fairmile B 
15 Feb 1942HMS ML 310 (ML 310)Fairmile B 
15 Feb 1942HMS ML 433 (ML 433)Fairmile B 
22 Mar 1942HMS ML 129 (ML 129)Fairmile B 
22 Mar 1942HMS ML 132 (ML 132)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942FFL ML 192 (ML 192)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942FFL ML 262 (ML 262)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942FFL ML 267 (ML 267)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942FFL ML 268 (ML 268)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 156 (ML 156)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 177 (ML 177)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 270 (ML 270)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 298 (ML 298)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 306 (ML 306)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 446 (ML 446)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 447 (ML 447)Fairmile B 
28 Mar 1942HMS ML 457 (ML 457)Fairmile B 
6 May 1942HMS ML 160 (ML 160)Fairmile B 
7 May 1942HMS ML 130 (ML 130)Fairmile B 
9 Aug 1942HMS ML 301 (ML 301)Fairmile B 
24 Aug 1942HMS ML 103 (ML 103)Fairmile A 
14 Sep 1942HMS ML 352 (ML 352)Fairmile B 
14 Sep 1942HMS ML 353 (ML 353)Fairmile B 
7 Oct 1942HMS ML 339 (ML 339)Fairmile B 
29 Nov 1942HMS ML 242 (ML 242)Fairmile B 

1943

6 Mar 1943HMS ML 251 (ML 251)Fairmile B 
11 May 1943HMS ML 133 (ML 133)Fairmile B 
5 Sep 1943HMS ML 108 (ML 108)Fairmile A 
12 Oct 1943HMS ML 835 (ML 835)Fairmile B 
26 Oct 1943HMS ML 579 (ML 579)Fairmile B 
12 Nov 1943HMS ML 358 (ML 358)Fairmile B 
27 Nov 1943HMS ML 126 (ML 126)Fairmile B 

1944

15 Feb 1944HNoMS ML 210 (ML 210)Fairmile B 
5 Mar 1944HMS ML 387 (ML 387)Fairmile B 
1 Jul 1944HMS ML 265 (ML 265)Fairmile B 
1 Jul 1944HMS ML 287 (ML 287)Fairmile B 
12 Jul 1944HMS ML 443 (ML 443)Fairmile B 
14 Aug 1944HMAS ML 430 (ML 430)Fairmile B 
28 Sep 1944HMS ML 216 (ML 216)Fairmile B 
15 Oct 1944HMS ML 870 (ML 870)Fairmile B 
3 Nov 1944HMS ML 147 (ML 147)Fairmile B 
8 Nov 1944HMS ML 916 (ML 916)Fairmile B 
20 Nov 1944HMAS ML 827 (ML 827)Fairmile B 

1945

21 Jan 1945HMS ML 891 (ML 891)Fairmile B 
11 Feb 1945HMS ML 183 (ML 183)Fairmile B 
25 Mar 1945HMS ML 466 (ML 466)Fairmile B 
5 May 1945HMS ML 558 (ML 558)Fairmile B 
9 May 1945HMS ML 591 (ML 591)Fairmile B 
9 May 1945HMS ML 905 (ML 905)Fairmile B 
17 Aug 1945HMS ML 230 (ML 230)Fairmile B 

57 Motor Launchs lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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Fleets of World War II

Worth, Richard

Books dealing with this subject include:

Fleets of World War II, Worth, Richard, 2002



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