Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2188 (J 988)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
PennantJ 988 
Built byGreenport Basin and Construction Co. (Greenport, Long Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down22 Jul 1942 
Launched26 Sep 1942 
Commissioned30 Mar 1943 
End service 

Returned to the USN on 1 January 1947.

Former nameUSS YMS 188

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2188 (J 988)

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1Skr. Richard Edward Hannaford, RNR31 Mar 1943

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