Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2156 (J 956)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassYMS 
PennantJ 956 
Built byBurger Boat Co. (Manitowoc, Wisconsin, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down29 Jun 1942 
Launched12 Nov 1942 
Commissioned26 Mar 1943 
End service 
History

Returned to the USN on 10 April 1946.

 
Former nameUSS YMS 156

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2156 (J 956)

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1A/Skr.Lt. John James McKenzie, RNR1 Apr 1943late 1945

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