Allied Warships

HMS MMS 18 (J 518)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 518 
Built byPhilip & Son Ltd. (Dartmouth, England, U.K.) 
Ordered9 Mar 1940 
Laid down 
CommissionedDec 1940 
End service 

Sold in 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 18 (J 518)

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1J H L Burroughes, RNVR4 Dec 1940early 1943
2J H Wolfe, RNVRearly 194331 Jul 1943
3C B Radcliffe, RNVR31 Jul 1943early 1944
4J J Butters, RNVRearly 194413 Nov 1944
5G W Beattie, RNVR13 Nov 194410 Jan 1945
6K F Howse, RNVR10 Jan 1945late 1945

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