Allied Warships

HMS MTB 220 (MTB 220)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the Vosper 70 feet-type class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassVosper 70 feet-type 
PennantMTB 220 
Built byVosper (Portsmouth, England, U.K.) 
Ordered7 Dec 1940 
Laid down 
Commissioned30 Jul 1941 
Lost13 May 1942 

Building for the Royal Hellenic Navy as T 5, Taken over by the Royal Navy on 7 December 1940

HMS MTB 220 (T/Lt. Eric Alfred Edward Cornish, RNVR) was sunk by gunfire from a German MTB off Ambleteuse, France on 13 May 1942


Commands listed for HMS MTB 220 (MTB 220)

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1T/Lt. Eric Alfred Edward Cornish, RNVR12 Sep 194113 May 1942 (+)

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