||John Lambert and Al Ross
||Conway Maritime Press
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The Fairmile Marine Company; Equipment and training organizations. Following vessels have been addressed in this publication by Conway Maritime Press: The Fairmile A and B type motor launch, The Canadian Fairmile B type ML; The Fairmile C type motor gunboat, D type MTB/MGB, F type MGB 2001, H type LCI and LCS; the 72ft harbour defence motor launch; The SC 497 class 110ft subchaser. Following equipment and weapons systems have been discussed: Depth charges and anti-submarine equipment; British Coastal Forces radar and camouflage; Engines and engineering; Habitability issues; The Holman projector; The PAC rocket; The 2-inch rocket flare; Smoke floats and smoke-making apparatus; The .303-inch Lewis and Vickers gas-operated machine gun; The 3-pounder Hotchkiss, 2-pounders Mark XI and XII, Vickers 40mm gun. Additional data as below: The 2-pounder Rolls-Royce 40mm SA gun; The 4.5-inch 8cwt Mark I gun; Minelaying equipment in Coastal forces craft; The US 3-inch/23 and 3-inch/50 guns, 20mm Oerlikon, 40mm Bofors Mark 3 gun; US Navy anti-submarine equipment; Disposition of motor launches 1936-1945; Coastal Forces depot ships and shore bases 1939-1945; The Survivors. Supplemented with a number of Appendices.