Coastal Forces at War

Small motor torpedo, gunboats and launches were used by the British Armed Forces extensively during World War II in the coastal waters surrounding the UK. This is the complete story of those vessels and the crews who sailed in them.

Coastal Forces at War

Coastal Forces at War

Coastal Forces at WarJeffersonSubtitled: Royal Navy Little Ships in World War 2. The amazing story of the fast patrol boats that kept Britains coastal waters free of enemy craft during WWII. Jefferson describes the layout, armament, engines, crew and role of these Little Ships, and explains training, life ashore and conditions at sea. Fully reveals German E-Boat operations, and details the development of Motor Gun Boats and high-speed Motor Launches. Hdbd., 6x 9, 28 pgs., 75 bandw ill.

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Coastal Forces at War
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: David Jefferson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-01-01 - Publisher: Haynes Publications

Coastal Forces at WarJeffersonSubtitled: Royal Navy Little Ships in World War 2. The amazing story of the fast patrol boats that kept Britains coastal waters free of enemy craft during WWII. Jefferson describes the layout, armament, engines, crew and role of these Little Ships, and explains training, life ashore and
British Motor Gun Boat 1939–45
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Angus Konstam
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Motor Gun Boats were the "Spitfires of the Seas†? of the Royal Navy. Bristling with small-calibre guns and machine guns, they served in a variety of roles during the War. In the early war period they battled against German E-boats in the English Channel, then went on the offensive, searching
Our Navy at War
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: United States. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Ernest Joseph King
Categories: World War, 1939-1945
Type: BOOK - Published: 1944 - Publisher:

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New Zeland at War
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Kenneth Rangi Hancock
Categories: New Zealand
Type: BOOK - Published: 1946 - Publisher:

Books about New Zeland at War
The Royal Navy in World War II
Language: en
Pages: 669
Authors: Derek G. Law, Martin Gordon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

Lists annotations related to the role of the Royal Navy in World War II, categorized by naval campaigns and significant battles, allied and axis forces, and writings such as correspondence and poetry.

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