Allied Warships


Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byHenry B. Nevins Inc. (City Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down14 Aug 1941 
Launched13 Apr 1942 
Commissioned19 Apr 1942 
End service 
HistoryStricken on 17 April 1946


Commands listed for USS YMS-5 (YMS-5)

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1John Winn, USNR19 Apr 1942mid 1942
2Lt. William A. Caughey, USNRmid 1942early 1943
3LT (jg.) Joseph James Guidrey, USNRearly 1943mid 1943
4C. V. Lieb, USNRmid 1943mid 1944
5Lt. Dexter Otis Arnold, USNRmid 1944mid 1945
6Lt.(jg) Leo J. Carey, USNRmid 1945mid 1945

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