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GreyFox5
09-10-2007, 02:11 PM
I was looking for WWII History Podcasts and found this site. http://www.pt171.org

Lots of pictures and log entries on PT 171. Grat stuff with lots of pictures.

Give it a try!

~S~

GreyFox5
09-10-2007, 02:11 PM
I was looking for WWII History Podcasts and found this site. http://www.pt171.org

Lots of pictures and log entries on PT 171. Grat stuff with lots of pictures.

Give it a try!

~S~

Waldo.Pepper
09-10-2007, 02:51 PM
pt171.org = goldmine.

luftluuver
09-10-2007, 07:55 PM
Nice and thanks GreyFox5. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif

PT 171 was an 80' Elco with hull number 3432. The keel was laid 29.9.42, launched 14.12.42 and placed in service 30.12.42. Out of service, stripped and destroyed 11.11.45. It was with RON 10.

Info from:

Allied Coastal Forces of WW2
Vol. II: Vosper MTBs & US Elco
John Lambert & Al Rose
ISBN 1-55750-035-5

Publisher: NIP

Expensive but worth it. A very detailed book and worth reading/buying.
http://www.worldwartwobooks.co.uk/shopimages/products/normal/allied%20coastal%20forces%20290906.jpg

Vol I is
Allied Coastal Forces of WWII, Farimile Marine Company Designs and US Submarine Chasers