HMS HDML 1469 (ML 1469)
Harbour Defence Motor Launch of the HDML class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Harbour Defence Motor Launch|
|Built by||Sittingbourne Shipbuilding Co. (Shoreham, England, U.K.)|
|Ordered||7 Aug 1943|
|Commissioned||4 Jul 1944|
Sold on 9 September 1947
Commands listed for HMS HDML 1469 (ML 1469)
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|1||T/Lt. George Beverley Forshaw, RNVR||mid 1944||27 Jun 1945|
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Notable events involving HDML 1469 include:
5 Jun 1944
Crew training at HMS Christopher, Fort William. Captain of HDML1469 - T/Lt. George Beverley Forshaw RNVR Number Two - T/S.Lt. F. A. Dark RNVR Chief Engineer - Warrant Engineer James Allen RNVR. (1)
1 Jan 1945
HDML 1469 transferred to HMS Wildfire, Sheerness (1)
30 Jun 1945
HDML 1469 transferred to HMS Europa, Lowestoft. After the war HDML became Fast Despatch Boat FDB68 until sold on 9th September 1947. (1)
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