Allied Warships

HMS MTB 687 (MTB 687)

Motor Torpedo Boat of the Fairmile D class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor Torpedo Boat
ClassFairmile D 
PennantMTB 687 
ModMotor Torpedo Boat 
Built byP. K. Harris & Sons Ltd. (Appledore, England, U.K.) 
Ordered28 Nov 1941 
Laid down 
Commissioned31 Jul 1943 
End service 

To the RAF as Long Range Rescue Craft LRRC 032 in 1945


Commands listed for HMS MTB 687 (MTB 687)

Please note that we're still working on this section
and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.

1T/Lt. Kenneth Gemmell, DSC, RNVR10 Jun 19437 Aug 1944
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. Derek George Harbroe Wright, DSC, RNVR7 Aug 1944Oct 1944

You can help improve our commands section
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Return to the Allied Warships section