Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2040 (J 840)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 840 
Built byBarbour Boat Works (New Bern, North Carolina, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Mar 1942 
Laid down7 Sep 1942 
Launched7 Dec 1942 
Commissioned15 Aug 1943 
End service 

Returned to the USN on 1 September 1947.

Former nameBYMS 40

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2040 (J 840)

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1T/Lt. George Thomas Page, RNVR16 Aug 194311 Sep 1944
2T/Lt. James Malcolm Anderson, RNVR11 Sep 19449 Apr 1946

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