TracesOfWar needs your help! Every euro, pound or dollar you contribute greatly supports the continuation of this website. Go to and donate!

Memorial 29Th MTB Flotilla

On 14 February 1945, in Oostende Harbour, there was an accident with explosions in the 29th Canadian Motor Torpedo Boat Flotilla. 26 sailors of the Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve (RCNVR) were killed and five Motor Torpedo Boats were lost. There is a memorial to commemorates the victims.

Do you have more information about this location? Inform us!