Allied Warships

HMS MMS 88 (J 588)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 588 
Built byPhilip & Son Ltd. (Dartmouth, England, U.K.) 
Ordered5 Sep 1940 
Laid down 
Launched21 Nov 1941 
Commissioned16 Mar 1942 
End service 

To Turkey on 22 April 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 88 (J 588)

Please note that we're still working on this section
and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.

1J G Scott, RNR22 Feb 19421 Jan 1945
2R E Howell, SANF(V)1 Jan 1945Apr 1945
3G E Morris, RNVRApr 1945early 1946

You can help improve our commands section
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Return to the Allied Warships section