Allied Warships

HMS MMS 225 (J 725)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 725 
Built byFrank Curtis (Par, England, U.K.) 
Ordered19 Jan 1942 
Laid down 
Launched30 Aug 1942 
Commissioned21 Dec 1942 
End service 

Sold in January 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 225 (J 725)

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1Skr. Gilbert Buchan, RNR27 Nov 194227 Jul 1943
2T/A/Skr.Lt. John Littleproud, DSC, RNR27 Jul 194325 Oct 1943
3T/Skr. Norman Owen Brown, RNR25 Oct 19436 Jun 1944
4T/A/Ch.Skr. Arthur Frederick Challis, RNR6 Jun 194425 Aug 1945
5T/A/Skr.Lt. George Henry Aisthorpe, RNR25 Aug 194521 Dec 1945
6T/Skr. John Forbes, RNR21 Dec 194521 Jan 1946

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