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by Brian Holmes
Thu Aug 28, 2014 7:41 pm
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB HMS Beehive
Replies: 13
Views: 4818

Re: MTB HMS Beehive

Lets start with this MTB_93 Berthon Boat Co, Lymington 10/9/42 For minelaying in the Nore Command area (Gazette Date - 1/8/44) DSM PO Michael Murray C/JX140060 Known Crew TLt A S Hughes RNVR TLt 9/11/40 13th MTB Flotilla MTB 206 14/4/42 Commanding Officer MTB 93 34th MTB Flotilla Based at Lowestoft ...
by Brian Holmes
Wed Aug 27, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB 298
Replies: 13
Views: 3161

Re: MTB 298

All the sources that I can find point to the two boats I have quoted and that the other boat you quoted served with the Royal Indian Navy
by Brian Holmes
Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:19 pm
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB 298
Replies: 13
Views: 3161

Re: MTB 298

MTB_226 H McLean, Renfrew 28/8/42 For sinking the German cruiser Niobe (Ex Yugoslav - Dalmatia) in the Adriatic 21/12/43 DSC TLt Peter Hastings Hyslop RNVR DSM LMtrMch William John Donovan P/MX98892 MID AB Bert Marston P/JX175182 Known Crew TSLt D A Neale RNVR TSLt MASB 29 26/7/41 24th MTB Flotilla ...
by Brian Holmes
Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:17 pm
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB 298
Replies: 13
Views: 3161

Re: MTB 298

MTB_298 R Jacob Inc, City Island, New York 30/3/43 For sinking the German cruiser Niobe (Ex Yugoslav - Dalmatia) in the Adriatic 21/12/43 DSC TLt The Hon Frederick Maxwell Aglionby Shore RNVR DSM LSea Harold Bowers D/JX155934 MID LMtrMch Charles Stanley Rundle For good service during the air attack ...
by Brian Holmes
Tue Aug 12, 2014 7:41 pm
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: Vosper MTB 74
Replies: 4
Views: 1683

Re: Vosper MTB 74

Will this do?
by Brian Holmes
Mon Jul 28, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Motor Launches
Topic: ML 206
Replies: 22
Views: 5980

Re: ML 206

ML_224 Bay Yacht, Wallasea 13/3/41 New Year Honours 1944 DSM ACMM Alfred Vincent Thorn C/MX96173 For minesweeping off the north coast of France 9 - 12/44 MID TLt Allan Stanley Batham RNVR MID POMtrMch Charles Frederick Sisson P/MX117039 MID AB Arthur John Prewitt P/JX389625 MID AB Benjamin Williamso...
by Brian Holmes
Sun Jun 29, 2014 9:17 pm
Forum: Motor Torpedo Boats
Topic: MTB 345
Replies: 2
Views: 1168

Re: MTB 345

I am replying in a private message
by Brian Holmes
Tue Jun 24, 2014 7:30 pm
Forum: Motor Gunboats
Topic: MGB 331
Replies: 3
Views: 4768

Re: MGB 331

MTB_774 Sussex Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Shoreham-by-Sea 11/44 Known Crew TLt Arthur James Aitcheson Rickards RNVR First Lieutenant MTB 14 4/40 HMS Beehive, TSLt 7/8/41 Commanding Officer MTB 31 12/42, Commanding Officer MTB 359 14/9/43, HMS Wasp 24/1/44. TLt 7/2/44 MID 1944 Commanding Officer MTB 774 8/...
by Brian Holmes
Tue Jun 24, 2014 7:28 pm
Forum: Motor Gunboats
Topic: MGB 331
Replies: 3
Views: 4768

Re: MGB 331

SGB_4 HMS Grey Fox Yarrow (Scotstoun) 15/3/42 For an action off Cap Barfleur on 18th June 1942 MID Lt John Duff Ritchie For an attack on R Boats off Boulogne on 9th July 1942 DSC Lt John Duff Ritchie MID TSLt John Colville Erskine-Hill RNVR MID StoPO Ernest Love P/KX80295 For an action with E Boats ...
by Brian Holmes
Tue Jun 24, 2014 7:24 pm
Forum: Motor Gunboats
Topic: MGB 331
Replies: 3
Views: 4768

Re: MGB 331

MGB_331 Tough Bros Ltd, Teddington Wharf, Manor Road, Teddington 13/8/41 For an action with E Boats in the Channel 16/8/42 MID AB Richard Jane D/JX257966 New Year Honours 1945 MID Tel Thomas William Keech C/JX224790 Known Crew TLt Noel Robert Weekes RNVR TLt 25/12/40 HMS Dolphin 16/9/40 HMS Midge 6/...
by Brian Holmes
Sun Jun 15, 2014 9:04 pm
Forum: Motor Launches
Topic: ML 206
Replies: 22
Views: 5980

Re: ML 206

ML_206 Aldous Successors Ltd, Brightlingsea 5/3/41 For Operation Neptune - for gallantry and devotion to duty during the landings in Normandy DSM PO James Edgar Guy P/J111698 MID TALtCdr Harry Leslie RNVR MID OSig Ernest George Bell D/JX233890 For minesweeping off the north coast of France 9 - 12/44...
by Brian Holmes
Sun Jun 15, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: Motor Launches
Topic: Help identify some faces ML 149 where taken and equipment
Replies: 13
Views: 3134

Re: Help identify some faces ML 149 where taken and equipmen

Try the following places ML_149 Vosper, Portsmouth 20/2/41 Known Crew TLt W H Mitchell RNVR HMS Minos II 6th ML Flotilla 2/2/42 13th ML Flotilla 22/2/43 Commanding Officer ML 149 23/2/43 TLt 1/11/43 TSLt Donald Clement Lefevre RNVR HMS Raleigh 24/6/42 HMS King Alfred TMid First Lieutenant ML 149 15/...
by Brian Holmes
Sun May 25, 2014 8:50 pm
Forum: Motor Launches
Topic: RML 526
Replies: 27
Views: 9851

Re: RML 526

ML_523 H J Percival, Horning, Norfolk 2/7/42 Wind up of the war in Europe (Gazette Date - 11/12/45) MID PO John Cole C/J48211 MID AB Leslie Bell D/JX256333 MID AB Frank Harold Webb P/JX326806 Known Crew TSLt C N Rands RNVR TSLt 13/11/41 HMS Minos II 6th ML Flotilla 23/3/42 HMS St Christopher for MLs...
by Brian Holmes
Mon May 19, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: Motor Launches
Topic: ML 130
Replies: 15
Views: 3262

Re: ML 130

ML_130 Frank Curtis Ltd, Looe, Cornwall 9/10/40 For an action with enemy light forces off Malta in which the boat was sunk after a stout defence 7/5/42 DSC TLt David Robert Hamilton Jolly RNVR DSC TLt Frederick Roy Price-Fox RNVR DSM LSto Victor James Fisher P/KX88846 DSM AB James McNeill Wilson P/S...
by Brian Holmes
Mon May 12, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: General Organisation
Topic: Museum
Replies: 1
Views: 975

Re: Museum

The nearest thing to that is the collection displayed in the clubhouse of the Joint Services Sailing Centre which is the former wardroom of HMS Hornet. Outside the building is the National Coastal Forces Memorial. They have a website and you should be able to arrange a visit. Also, Medusa (HDML 1387...

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