US Navy PT Boats in WW2;;;;;REMEMBER a small, fast craft will always win... Disregard at your own peril.

US Navy PT Boats in WW2;;;;;REMEMBER a small, fast craft will always win... Disregard at your own peril.

PT Boat Torpedo Rack | Mark VIII torpedoes from tubes

PT Boat Torpedo Rack | Mark VIII torpedoes from tubes

WW II Patrol Torpedo Boat.  Two of these also were sent across the Triangle and were used during the Ch'kutar War in Passprtal 2. PT boats were a variety of torpedo-armed fast attack craft used by the US Navy in World War II to attack larger surface ships. "PT" is the US hull classification symbol for "Patrol Torpedo". The PT boat squadrons were nicknamed "the mosquito fleet". The Japanese called them "Devil Boats". They displaced up to 300 tons and the top speed was 25 to 27 kn (29 to 31…

WW II Patrol Torpedo Boat. Two of these also were sent across the Triangle and were used during the Ch'kutar War in Passprtal 2. PT boats were a variety of torpedo-armed fast attack craft used by the US Navy in World War II to attack larger surface ships. "PT" is the US hull classification symbol for "Patrol Torpedo". The PT boat squadrons were nicknamed "the mosquito fleet". The Japanese called them "Devil Boats". They displaced up to 300 tons and the top speed was 25 to 27 kn (29 to 31…

PT BOATS - my grandpa spent a LOT of time in WWII on a PT boat delivering mail to the larger ships in the Pacific Theatre

PT BOATS - my grandpa spent a LOT of time in WWII on a PT boat delivering mail to the larger ships in the Pacific Theatre

Navy Demonstrates New PT Boats. “PT Boat” Aluminum hulled, of Motor Torpedo Squadron I, running at high speed in Chesapeake Bay. The hulls were half-welded and half-riveted. Photograph released April 27, 1951.~ BFD

Navy Demonstrates New PT Boats. “PT Boat” Aluminum hulled, of Motor Torpedo Squadron I, running at high speed in Chesapeake Bay. The hulls were half-welded and half-riveted. Photograph released April 27, 1951.~ BFD

S-9 PT-BOAT ELCO 1945

ELCO Motor Torpedo Boat - 1945 PT Boat 596 - Cutaway 18"x24" Color Print

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A group of dedicated WWII Vets have and saved and completely restored PT658. BFD

The restoration of PT658. The last functional PT Boat of WWII.

A group of dedicated WWII Vets have and saved and completely restored PT658. BFD

PT Boats of World War II

PT Boats of World War II

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ELCO_and_Higgins_PT_boats,_Know_Your_PT_Boat_US_Navy_July_1945.jpg (485×622)

Image Detail for - Action in the Slot" Tom Freeman WWII PT Boat Artist Proof - PT-124 ...

Image Detail for - Action in the Slot" Tom Freeman WWII PT Boat Artist Proof - PT-124 ...

The Genuine PT Boat. Description.This is PT-728, a 66 1/2 year-old restored Patrol Torpedo Boat from World War II. With a keel laid on August 10, 1945, she is one of 12 remaining PT boats in the world. She is "armed" (all weapons are deactivated) with a single .50- and two twin .50-caliber Browning machine gun stations, an aft 20mm Oerlikon cannon, four tubes that each housed a Mark VIII torpedo, and two depth charge launchers. Only $1 million from Hammacher Schlemmer!

The Genuine PT Boat. Description.This is PT-728, a 66 1/2 year-old restored Patrol Torpedo Boat from World War II. With a keel laid on August 10, 1945, she is one of 12 remaining PT boats in the world. She is "armed" (all weapons are deactivated) with a single .50- and two twin .50-caliber Browning machine gun stations, an aft 20mm Oerlikon cannon, four tubes that each housed a Mark VIII torpedo, and two depth charge launchers. Only $1 million from Hammacher Schlemmer!

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