Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2153 (J 953)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 953 
Built byCampbell Machine Co. (San Diego, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down7 Aug 1942 
Launched31 Jul 1943 
Commissioned23 Nov 1943 
End service 

Returned to the USN on 3 July 1946.

Former nameUSS YMS 153

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2153 (J 953)

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1John Herbert Ellis, RNR23 Nov 19433 Nov 1944
2T/A/Ch.Skr. (T/A/Skr.Lt.) James Henry Miller, RNR3 Nov 1944

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