Allied Warships


Motor torpedo boat of the ELCO 77' class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeMotor torpedo boat
ClassELCO 77' 
Built byElectric Launch Company Ltd. (Elco), (Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.A.) 
Ordered10 Apr 1941 
Laid down1 Jul 1941 
Launched12 Sep 1941 
End service 

Never commissioned in the United States Navy.
Completed on 23 February 1942.
Transferred to the Royal Navy before completion on 17 February 1942.
Renamed MTB 311 by the Royal Navy.

Career notesTo Britain as BPT 5

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