Allied Warships

HMS MGB 638 (MGB 638)

Motor Gun Boat of the Fairmile D class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Gun Boat
ClassFairmile D 
PennantMGB 638 
ModMotor Gun Boat 
Built byA. M. Dickie & Sons (Bangor, Wales, U.K.) 
Ordered27 Apr 1941 
Laid down 
Commissioned14 Dec 1942 
Lost30 Jan 1946 

Reclassified as Motor Torpedo Boat MTB 638 in 1943
Foundered en route from Malta to Alexandria on 30 January 1946


Commands listed for HMS MGB 638 (MGB 638)

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1E B A Rose, RNVR21 Oct 1942mid 1943

2T/Lt. Dennis Herbert Lummis, RNVR1 Mar 1944mid 1945

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