Allied Warships

HMS MMS 73 (J 573)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 573 
Built byEast Anglian Constructors (Oulton Broad, England, U.K.) 
Ordered5 Sep 1940 
Laid down 
Launched13 Jun 1942 
Commissioned19 Aug 1942 
End service12 Nov 1942 

To the Netherlands on 12 November 1942


Commands listed for HMS MMS 73 (J 573)

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1A E Alexander, RNVR29 Aug 194212 Nov 1942

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