Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2024 (J 824)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassYMS 
PennantJ 824 
Built bySeattle Ship Building and Dry Dock Co. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered11 Jun 1941 
Laid down24 Mar 1942 
Launched27 Jun 1942 
Commissioned9 Nov 1942 
End service 
History

Returned to the USN on 23 May 1947.

 
Former nameBYMS 24

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2024 (J 824)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Skr. Arthur Herbert Vincent Winfield, RNR2 Jul 1942Sep 1944
2A/Skr.Lt. George Garden, RNRSep 19448 Mar 1945
3T/A/Skr.Lt. Robin Cranston Turner, RNR8 Mar 1945Jan 1946

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