Allied Warships

HMS MMS 16 (J 516)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 516 
Built byWivenhoe Shipyard Ltd. (Wivenhoe, England, U.K.) 
Ordered17 Jan 1940 
Laid down 
Commissioned30 Apr 1941 
End service 

Sold in 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 16 (J 516)

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1T/Lt. Robert Murray Johnston, RNVR22 May 194210 Feb 1943
2T Watson, RNVR10 Feb 194312 Mar 1945
3H Shadlock, RNVR12 Mar 1945late 1945

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