Allied Warships

HMS MMS 263 (J 763)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 763 
Built byClapson & Sons Ltd. (Barton, England, U.K.) 
Ordered28 Mar 1942 
Laid down 
Launched26 Sep 1942 
Commissioned16 Jan 1943 
End service 

Sold on 23 September 1955


Commands listed for HMS MMS 263 (J 763)

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1T/Lt. Phillip Paton Lees, RNVR30 Dec 19426 Jul 1943
2T/Lt. Edgar Lionel Jenkins, RNVR6 Jul 1943mid 1944

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