Allied Warships

RHS Afroussa (M 209)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Hellenic Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassYMS 
PennantM 209 
Built byGreenport Basin and Construction Co. (Greenport, Long Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down29 May 1942 
Launched8 Aug 1942 
Commissioned12 Aug 1944 
End service 1973 
History

The US Navy minesweeper YMS-185 was transferred to the Royal Navy upon completion being renamed BYMS-2185
BYMS-2185 was returned to the US Navy on 12 August 1944 and transferred to the Royal Hellenic Navy on the same day being renamed Afroussa.
Afroussa was stricken by the Royal Hellenic Navy in 1973.

 
Former nameBYMS-2185

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