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by PT144
Mon Dec 08, 2008 5:46 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Centaur
Replies: 0
Views: 1939

Centaur

The search is on for the Hospital Ship CENTAUR,which was torpedoed off Brisbane in 1943,with the loss of 268 lives.They have a pretty good idea where it lies,as trawlers over the years have reported snagging their nets,on what they believe to be her.A cool $4 Million will be allocated by the Federal...
by PT144
Thu Nov 27, 2008 12:01 am
Forum: Member Profiles
Topic: G'Day Everyone
Replies: 0
Views: 2482

G'Day Everyone

Doing research on US PT Boats.My Grandfather was Base Force at Kana Kopa and Dreger Harbour,then he served on LST's till wars end.Everything and Anything to do with PT's,Bases or LST i will be interested in.I live in Brisbane and am an Aussie.
Cheers Michael
by PT144
Sat Nov 08, 2008 10:06 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: PT 300
Replies: 5
Views: 7591

PT 300

Hello, Im wondering if anyone knows where i might be able to get a photo of the wreck of USS PT 300 which was hit and sunk by Kamikazi at Mindoro in WW2.I believe it is a diveable wreck. Im searching on behalf of the daughter of a crew member who was on the boat when sunk. Any info greatly appreciat...