Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2171 (J 971)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 971 
Built byHenry C. Grebe Co. (Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down22 May 1942 
Launched21 Nov 1942 
Commissioned8 Apr 1943 
End service 

Returned to the USN on 27 April 1946.

Former nameUSS YMS 171

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2171 (J 971)

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1T/Lt. William Jackson Wolfe, RNVRSep 19431 Apr 1945
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. Harry Richard Kemble, RNVR1 Apr 1945

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