British Torpedo Boat

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British Commando Frogmen - History - 1943
... 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 ...

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