Allied Warships

HMS MMS 218 (J 718)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 718 
Built byJ.W. & A. Upham Shipyard (Brixham, England, U.K.)  
Ordered8 Dec 1941 
Laid down 
Launched3 Jul 1942 
Commissioned10 Oct 1942 
End service 

Sold in April 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 218 (J 718)

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1W D Hosking, RNVR16 Nov 19421 Apr 1943
2T/Lt. William Frederick Watson, RNR1 Apr 194312 Apr 1945
3L S Kay, RNVR12 Apr 194519 Dec 1945

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