Allied Warships

HNMS Texel (ii) (FY 73)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Dutch Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantFY 73 
Built byEast Anglian Constructors (Oulton Broad, England, U.K.) 
Ordered5 Sep 1940 
Laid down 
Launched13 Jun 1942 
Commissioned12 Nov 1942 
End service 1957 

Stricken in 1957


Commands listed for HNMS Texel (ii) (FY 73)

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1luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.) Jan Hendrik Christoffel Vermeer, RNN(R)12 Nov 1942May 1943
2luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.) Gédéon Gallandat Huet, RNN(R)May 194310 Oct 1944
3Gerardus van Bree, RNN10 Oct 194415 Oct 1944

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