Allied Warships

HMIS MTB 279 (MTB 279)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the Vosper 72 feet-type class

NavyThe Royal Indian Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassVosper 72 feet-type 
PennantMTB 279 
Built byAnnapolis Yacht Yard Inc. (Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Ordered11 Mar 1941 
Laid down19 Nov 1941 
Launched14 Aug 1942 
Commissioned10 Nov 1942 
End service16 Mar 1946 

Returned to the USN on 16 March 1946


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