Allied Warships

HMS MMS 62 (J 562)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 562 
Built byMacduff Engineering & Shipbuilding Co. (Macduff, Scotland, U.K.) 
Ordered5 Sep 1940 
Laid down 
Launched9 Feb 1942 
Commissioned15 Jun 1942 
End service 

Sold in November 1945


Commands listed for HMS MMS 62 (J 562)

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1Skr. John Davidson Hastie, DSC, RNR20 Jun 194224 Oct 1943
2A H Barrett, RNVR24 Oct 194315 Jun 1945
3T/A/Ch.Skr. (T/A/Skr.Lt.) George Henry Burrell, RNR15 Jun 194523 Aug 1945
4T/A/Skr.Lt. Robert Charles Allen, DSC, RNR23 Aug 1945late 1945

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