Allied Warships

HMS MMS 50 (J 550)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 550 
Built byClapson & Sons Ltd. (Barton, England, U.K.) 
Ordered14 Jun 1940 
Laid down 
Launched12 Apr 1941 
Commissioned23 Aug 1941 
End service 

To Italy in April 1946
Returned to the Royal Navy in June 1949
Sold in October 1957


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1P Reid, RNVR22 Sep 1942early 1945

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