Allied Warships

HMS MMS 280 (J 780)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 780 
Built byClapson & Sons Ltd. (Barton, England, U.K.) 
Ordered9 Jun 1942 
Laid down 
Launched6 Apr 1943 
Commissioned29 Jun 1943 
End service 

Sold in March 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 280 (J 780)

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1R Corney, RNVR15 Jun 19435 Oct 1944
2T/Lt. Robert Anthony Hannah, RNVR5 Oct 194428 Sep 1945

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