Allied Warships

HMS MMS 178 (J 678)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 678 
Built byRichards Ironworks Ltd. (Lowestoft, England, U.K.) 
Ordered2 Sep 1941 
Laid down 
Launched29 Aug 1942 
Commissioned28 Jan 1943 
End service 

Sold in 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 178 (J 678)

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1T/Skr. Charles Henry Winter, RNRJan 1943early 1944
2F T Pearce, RNVRearly 194429 Jun 1944
3T/Lt. James Leslie Gardner, RNVR29 Jun 1944mid 1945

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