Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2049 (J 849)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassYMS 
PennantJ 849 
Built byGibbs Gas Engine Co. (Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Mar 1942 
Laid down9 May 1942 
Launched1 Sep 1942 
Commissioned7 Apr 1943 
End service 
History

Returned to the USN on 19 May 1948.

 
Former nameBYMS 49

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2049 (J 849)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Lt. George Oswald Macdonald, RNR4 Sep 1942Ca. mid 44
2T/Lt. Lawrence Alick Reeve, RNVRCa. mid 4410 Aug 1945
3T/Lt. Ronald Bowden Delafield, RNVR10 Aug 1945

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