Allied Warships

HMS MTB 417 (MTB 417)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the BPB 72 feet-type class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassBPB 72 feet-type 
PennantMTB 417 
Built byBritish Power Boat (Hythe, England, U.K.) 
Ordered12 Feb 1942 
Laid down 
Commissioned8 Sep 1942 
Lost16 Mar 1944 

Sunk by gunfire from German surface craft off Calais on 16 March 1944


Commands listed for HMS MTB 417 (MTB 417)

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1Lt. Ronald Mansfield Barge, DSC, RNVR10 Nov 1943early 1944
2T/S.Lt. Thomas Graham Hughes, RNVRearly 194416 Mar 1944 (+)

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