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ML 442

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Motor Launch based at Felixstowe during the second world war

MODEL of ML 442

Fairmile B Type

Completed by Taylors of Chertsey on 13 Jan 1942

LOA 18ft Beam 18ft 6ins

Fitted with two Hall Scott Defender petrol engines

Max speed 20 knots

 

 

With the closing down of HMS Beehive at Felixstowe ML442 was decommissioned on the Medway and put up for sale in Oct 1945

 

Additional Notes

Comments

Posted:2009 10 18 15:37:43 GMT
I think this model was made by Stoker Harry Tomlinson who served on ML 442 and lived near Felixstowe
Jack Knowlman Somerset
Posted:2015 8 25 19:07:39 GMT
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My dad was on ml442 and Tommy was his best man is he still with us
Sid constable junebarnes291@by internet.com
Posted:2015 8 25 19:18:28 GMT
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Further to last comment my pc is playing up our a dress is 23 Queensland canister on sea Norfolk nr30 5af
s constable junebarnes291@by internet.com
Posted:2015 8 28 18:47:08 GMT
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Harry Tomlinson was on MLK 442 with my dad Bernard and was best man at his wedding would like 2 know is he still with uss
Sid constable 01493 720005 norfolk

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