Allied Warships

HMS MTB 315 (MTB 315)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the ELCO 77' class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassELCO 77' 
PennantMTB 315 
Built byElectric Launch Company Ltd. (Elco), (Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.A.) 
Ordered10 Apr 1941 
Laid down18 Jul 1941 
Launched30 Sep 1941 
Commissioned7 Mar 1942 
End service 

Returned to the USN on 2 November 1945


Commands listed for HMS MTB 315 (MTB 315)

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Denis Jermain, RN
1Leonard Elliott Newall, RNZNVRMay 194312 May 1944
2T/Lt. Laurence Vezey Strong, DSC, RNVR12 May 194431 Aug 1944
3T/Lt. Ronald Walton Beaumont, RNVR31 Aug 194428 Jun 1945
4A Kirk, RNVR28 Jun 19452 Nov 1945

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