Some articles on boats, british, torpedo boats:
... The chariots put mines on ships and patrol boats and sank some of them, but none of the mines exploded ... towed from the harbour for repairs, it was torpedoed by a British submarine and damaged again ... for the second attack, it was sunk by American torpedo boats ...
Famous quotes containing the words boat and/or british:
“Casting me adrift, 3500 miles from a port of call. Youre sending me to my doom, eh? Well, youre wrong, Christian! Ill take this boat as she floats to England if I must. Ill live to see youall of youhanging from the highest yardarms in the British fleet.”
—Talbot Jennings (18961985)
“I think theres a difference between a gamble and a calculated risk.”
—Edmund H. North, British screenwriter, and Lewis Gilbert. Captain Shepard (Kenneth More)