Allied Warships

HMS MMS 24 (J 524)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 524 
Built byFrank Curtis (Looe, England, U.K.) 
Ordered17 Jan 1940 
Laid down 
Commissioned2 Jun 1941 
End service 

Sold in November 1945


Commands listed for HMS MMS 24 (J 524)

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1T/Lt. Richard Flint Hawthorn, RNVR20 Aug 1942mid 1943
2T/Lt. Frank Darton, RNVRmid 194324 Feb 1944
3R Rigby, RNVR24 Feb 194419 Aug 1944
4T/S.Lt. Arthur Edgar Thatcher, RNVR19 Aug 194412 Dec 1944
5W R Hutchinson, RNVR12 Dec 1944mid 1945

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