Allied Warships

HMS BYMS 2217 (J 1017)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassYMS 
PennantJ 1017 
Built byRobert Jacob Inc. (City Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down20 Jun 1942 
Launched21 Nov 1942 
Commissioned29 Apr 1943 
End service 
History

Returned to the USN on 28 May 1946.

 
Former nameUSS YMS 217

Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2217 (J 1017)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Skr. James McKernan, RNROct 19439 Apr 1945
2T/Lt. James Niven, RNVR9 Apr 194522 Oct 1945

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