Allied Warships

HMS MMS 48 (J 548)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 548 
Built byJ.W. & A. Upham Shipyard (Brixham, England, U.K.)  
Ordered13 Feb 1940 
Laid down 
Launched9 Aug 1941 
Commissioned13 Oct 1941 
End service 

To Italy in March 1946
Returned to the Royal Navy in May 1950


Commands listed for HMS MMS 48 (J 548)

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1J Tatham, RNVR28 Sep 194127 Jul 1942
2J R Kingdon, RNVR27 Jul 1942Jan 1944
3J Gribben, RNVRJan 1944Jul 1944
4K P Crampton, RNVRJul 1944Feb 1945
5M E Hurley, RNVRFeb 1945late 1945

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