Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2202 (J 1002)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 1002 
Built byHiltebrant Dry Dock Co. (Kingston, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down14 Sep 1942 
Launched9 Dec 1942 
Commissioned11 Aug 1943 
End service 

Returned to the USN on 12 February 1948.

Former nameUSS YMS 202

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2202 (J 1002)

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1T/A/Lt.Cdr. Sigurd Kristian Thorstensen, RNRDec 194321 Apr 1944
2T/Lt. Frank Darton, RNVR21 Apr 194417 Oct 1944
3T/Lt. Kenneth Hauxwell, RNVR17 Oct 1944

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