Allied Warships

HMS Blyth (J 15)

Minesweeper of the Bangor class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 15 
ModReciprocating engined 
Built byBlyth Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. Ltd. (Blyth, U.K.) : Whites M.E. 
Ordered6 Jul 1939 
Laid down11 Jan 1940 
Launched2 Sep 1940 
Commissioned17 Jun 1941 
End service 

Sold 25 May 1948.


Commands listed for HMS Blyth (J 15)

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1Cdr. (retired) Grenville Mathias Temple, DSO, RN14 Jan 194131 Mar 1942
2Cdr. Lionel James Spencer Ede, DSO, RN31 Mar 19429 Oct 1942
3T/A/Lt.Cdr. Walter Robert Stanley Smith, RNVR9 Oct 194227 Mar 1945
4T/A/Lt.Cdr. Reginald Hewitt King Bartley, RNR27 Mar 194523 Nov 1945

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