Allied Warships

HMS MMS 49 (J 549)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 549 
Built byJohn Morris (Gosport, England, U.K.) 
Ordered11 Jun 1940 
Laid down 
Commissioned7 Apr 1942 
End serviceSep 1945 

To France in September 1945
Returned to the Royal Navy in October 1947
Sold in 1950


Commands listed for HMS MMS 49 (J 549)

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1T/Lt. John Richard Grundy, RNR24 Mar 194211 Aug 1942
2Ernest James Patrick Fenn, RNVR11 Aug 19422 Jun 1943
3T/Lt. Alfred John Trundell, RNVR2 Jun 1943late 1944

4E D Nesbitt, RNVR4 Apr 1945Sep 1945

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