Allied Warships

HMS MTB 708 (MTB 708)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the Fairmile D class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassFairmile D 
PennantMTB 708 
ModMotor Torpedo Boat 
Built byS. B. Hall (Glampton, England, U.K.) 
Ordered7 Apr 1942 
Laid down 
CommissionedNov 1943 
Lost5 May 1944 

Sunk with gunfire by HMS Cottesmore on 5 May 1944 in the English Channel after being bombed in error by Allied aircraft


Commands listed for HMS MTB 708 (MTB 708)

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1George Clifford Fanner, RNVR22 Nov 19435 May 1944

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