Allied Warships

HMS MMS 1047 (FY 1047)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS II class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS II 
PennantFY 1047 
Built byHerd & McKenzie Ltd. (Buckie, Scotland, U.K.) 
Ordered21 Aug 1942 
Laid down 
Launched29 Oct 1943 
Commissioned17 Jan 1944 
End service 

Sold on 22 November 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 1047 (FY 1047)

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1T/A/Ch.Skr. Gilbert Buchan, RNR29 Dec 19434 Feb 1946

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