Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2053 (J 853)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 853 
Built byGibbs Gas Engine Co. (Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Mar 1942 
Laid down22 Aug 1942 
Launched28 Dec 1942 
Commissioned9 Jun 1943 
Lost28 Apr 1945 

HMS BYMS 2053 (T/Lt. Peter Errington Davies, RNVR) was mined and sunk off Porto Corsini, Ravenna, Italy.

Former nameBYMS 53

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2053 (J 853)

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1T/Lt. Peter Errington Davies, RNVR11 Jan 194328 Apr 1945 (1)

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