Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2246 (J 1046)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 1046 
Built byTacoma Boat Building Co. (Tacoma, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down24 Nov 1942 
Launched11 Mar 1943 
Commissioned26 Aug 1943 
End service 

Returned to the USN 29 October 1946.

Former nameUSS YMS 246

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2246 (J 1046)

Please note that we're still working on this section
and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.

1T/Lt. Thomas Stuart Forbes, RNVR20 Feb 1944mid 1944

2T/A/S.Lt. Harry Ernest Smith, RNVR29 Mar 1945early 1946

You can help improve our commands section
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Return to the Allied Warships section