Allied Warships


Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byHenry B. Nevins Inc. (City Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered11 Dec 1940 
Laid down4 Mar 1941 
Launched10 Jan 1942 
Commissioned25 Mar 1942 
End service 
HistoryStricken 17 April 1946


Commands listed for USS YMS-1 (YMS-1)

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1Harold Irving Pratt, USNR25 Mar 1942early 1943
2Burt E. Taylor, Jr., USNRearly 1943mid 1943
3Lt.(jg) Robert Neville Compton, USNRmid 1943mid 1945
4L W Schenck, USNRmid 1945late 1945

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