Allied Warships

HMS MMS 296 (J 796)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 796 
Built byFrank Curtis (Par, England, U.K.) 
Ordered21 Aug 1942 
Laid down 
Launched7 Apr 1943 
Commissioned11 Jul 1943 
End service 

Sold on 18 December 1954


Commands listed for HMS MMS 296 (J 796)

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1T/Lt. Winston Asmus Noakes, RNVR28 Jun 19438 Oct 1943
2F A Phillips, RNVR8 Oct 1943Jan 1946

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