MTB 102

Jack Woodhead takes the wheel of MTB 102 after a 67 year interval

Jack Woodhead takes the wheel of MTB 102 after a 67 year interval

Jack Woodhead was ranked as Lieutenant and captained MGB's and MTB's in the Mediterranean, at the age of 21. Much of his service was on the coast of Yugoslavia and Italy. He transported Marshall Tito on his boat on many occasions, and worked with the SAS and Yugoslav partisans. He was also involved in convoy duties in the Channel. He ended the war as a Lieutenant Commander.

Annual Veterans Cruise Sunday 5th Sept 2010

FOLLOWING THE SUCCESSFUL RETURN TO DUNKIRK< THE ADLS ARE NOW PREPARING FOR THE ANNUAL VETERANS CRUISE, WHICH THIS YEAR TAKES PLACE ON SUNDAY 5 SEPTEMBER. THE FLOTILLA OF LITTLE SHIPS WILL MOOR DOWNSTREAM OF KINGSTON BRIDGE FOR VETERANS TO EMBARK AT 0915 FOR A 0945 DEPARTURE, AND WILL TRANSIT EAST MOLESEY AND SUNBURY LOCKS TO MAKE AN ETA AT THE WEYBRIDGE MARINERS CLUB OF APPROXIMATELY 1300. THE VETERANS WILL BE HOSTED THERE TO LUNCH BEFORE RETURNING TO KINGSTON IN A FLEET OF PERIOD VEHICLES AT APPROXIMATELY 1530.

5. September 2010 - 9:00 - 17:00

Annual Veterans Cruise; Kingston on Thames to Weybridge Mariners

The Annual Veterans Cruise is one of the most important events in the ADLS calendar. Originally conceived as an opportunity to reunite participants in Operation Dynamo with the Little Ships, the event now includes Veterans from D-Day and other operations of WWII.

13. September 2009 - 9:30 - 18:00

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

MTB 102

Boat Specification
Boat Name: 
MTB 102
Boat Type: 
Motor Torpedo Boat
Boat Length: 
68ft
Boat Beam: 
14ft 9ins
Boat Draft: 
3ft 6ins
Boat Displacement: 
33 tons
Boat Engine: 
2 x Cummins Diesels
Boat Construction: 
Double- and triple-diagonal Mahogany
Boat Builder: 
Vosper, Portsmouth
Boat Year: 
1937
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