Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2279 (J 1079)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 1079 
Built byHenry C. Grebe Co. (Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down23 Jan 1943 
Launched29 Jul 1943 
Commissioned2 Oct 1943 
End service 

Former nameUSS YMS 279

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2279 (J 1079)

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1T/Skr. William Stanley Dosdale, RNR16 Oct 194327 May 1944
2Aksel Lie Olesen, RNVR27 May 1944mid 1945
3E Stanley, RNVRmid 194528 Sep 1945

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