HMS ML 157 (ML 157)
Motor Launch of the Fairmile B class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Thornycroft (Hampton-on-Thames, England, U.K.)|
|Ordered||8 Jan 1940|
|Commissioned||9 Oct 1940|
Sold in February 1946
Commands listed for HMS ML 157 (ML 157)
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|1||T/S.Lt. Thomas Bevan Gwenlan, RNVR||13 Aug 1942||1 Oct 1945|
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Notable events involving ML 157 include:
1 Feb 1941
HMS L 27 (Lt. H.N. Edmonds, DSC, RN) conducted A/S exercises off Dartmouth, first with HMS St. Cathan (T/Lt. F. Twomey, RNR) and HMS Cape Comorin (T/Lt. N.L. Brown, RNVR) and later with ML 157, ML 157, ML 160 and ML 166. (1)
- ADM 173/16805 + ADM 199/658
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.