Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2174 (J 974)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 974 
Built byHenry C. Grebe Co. (Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down23 Jun 1942 
Launched19 Dec 1942 
Commissioned22 May 1943 
End service 

Former nameUSS YMS 174

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2174 (J 974)

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1T/Lt. Alfred Edward Newlove, RNR8 Jun 1943Dec 1943
2T/Lt. James Rutter Dent, RNRDec 1943Mar 1946

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