Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2038 (J 838)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 838 
Built byBarbour Boat Works (New Bern, North Carolina, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Mar 1942 
Laid down14 May 1942 
Launched30 Sep 1942 
Commissioned30 Apr 1943 
End service 

Returned to the USN on 10 April 1946.

Former nameBYMS 38

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2038 (J 838)

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1A/Skr.Lt. Henry Douglas Treece Birch, RNR30 Apr 1943late 1945

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