For Posterity's Sake
A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project
MTB 463 was a "G" Type MTB, Displacement: 44 tons, Length: 71.75 ft, Beam 20.6 ft, Draught: 5.6 ft, Speed: 39 kts, Complement: 3 officers, 14 men, Armament: 1-6pdr, 2-20mm (1xII) 4- 18in TT. While she flew the White Ensign, she was not commissioned in the RCN but instead was listed as a tender to HMCS Stadacona (tenders were not commissioned vessels). MTB 463 took part in the D-Day landings on 06 Jun 1944. On 07 Jul 1944, MTB 463 was sunk by a mine in the English Channel. MTB 466 pick up her crew - none were lost.