HMS BYMS 2016 (J 816)
Minesweeper of the YMS class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Dachel-Carter Shipbuilding Corp. (Benton Harbor, Michigan, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||6 Jun 1941|
|Laid down||31 Jul 1941|
|Launched||24 Feb 1942|
|Commissioned||9 Jun 1942|
Returned to the USN on 12 February 1948.
|Former name||BYMS 16|
Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2016 (J 816)
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|1||T/Lt. John Stirling, RNVR||Jun 1942||Nov 1942|
|2||T/Lt. Guy Francois Pozac, RNR||Nov 1942||23 Oct 1943|
|3||T/S.Lt. Donald Shore, RNVR||23 Oct 1943||2 Jul 1944|
|4||T/Lt. Charles Francis Jeffrey, RNVR||2 Jul 1944||15 Jan 1945|
|5||T/Lt. Richard Arfon Jones, RNVR||15 Jan 1945||late 1945|
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