Allied Warships

HMS MTB 229 (MTB 229)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the Vosper 72 feet-type class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassVosper 72 feet-type 
PennantMTB 229 
Built byMcGruer (Clynder, Scotland, U.K.) 
Ordered22 Feb 1941 
Laid down 
Commissioned19 Feb 1942 
End service13 Jul 1943 

Transferred to the Royal Netherlands Navy on 13 July 1943
Returned to the Royal Navy in 1946
Sold in 1946


Commands listed for HMS MTB 229 (MTB 229)

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1A McDougall, RNVR24 May 1942Dec 1942
2F J A Shults, RNVRDec 194315 Apr 1943
3H H Widdows, RNVR15 Apr 194313 Jul 1943

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