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by MBiggs
Wed Sep 18, 2013 11:57 am
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB 243
Replies: 12
Views: 25307

Re: MTB 243

Thank you for the information - with the exception of ML 243 of which I only knew only of the commander, your history of MTB 243 is as I have been able to discover but in much better detail, for which I am grateful. My fascination with MTB 243 is that along with my fathers service records, (part cop...
by MBiggs
Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:45 pm
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB 243
Replies: 12
Views: 25307

Re: MTB 243

Thank you for such a quick reply, you are right the history of MTB 243 is well documented. I have attached the extract from a Certificate of Service which has MTB 243 at HMS Wildfire in September 1944, which would be difficult if she had already been sunk. Perhaps the service record confuses MTB 243...
by MBiggs
Sat Sep 14, 2013 2:08 am
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB 243
Replies: 12
Views: 25307

MTB 243

How did MTB 243 end her service, did she just wear out and is sunk as a target in 1943/44 or was she damaged on operations & then sunk as a target in 1944. MTB 243 like many vessels from the Coastal Forces fleet has a distinguished service history which is well documented from clandestine operat...

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