Allied Warships

HMS MMS 80 (J 580)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 580 
Built byGeorge Forbes (Peterhead, England, U.K.) 
Ordered5 Sep 1940 
Laid down 
Launched26 Aug 1941 
Commissioned24 Nov 1941 
End service 

Sold on 14 February 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 80 (J 580)

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1T/Lt. David John Morris, RNR17 Jan 1942late 1943
2G S Thomas, RNVRlate 194319 Jun 1944
3T/A/Ch.Skr. Alfred Ernest Kettless, RNR19 Jun 1944late 1945

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