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 down7 Mar 1941 
Launched28 Jan 1942 
Commissioned9 Apr 1942 
End service 
HistoryStricken on 7 February 1947


Commands listed for USS YMS-2 (YMS-2)

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1Francis Penn Steel, USNR9 Apr 1942early 1943
2Vincent dePaul Hurley, USNRearly 1943early 1944
3C. W. Parker, USNRearly 1944mid 1944
4K. B. Lucas, USNRmid 1944late 1944
5Owen P. Rafferty, USNRlate 1944mid/late45

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