Allied Warships

HMS MMS 101 (J 601)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 601 
Built byWagstaff & Hatfield (Port Greville, Canada) 
Ordered10 Apr 1941 
Laid down 
Launched23 Dec 1941 
Commissioned6 Feb 1943 
Lost29 Nov 1944 

Mined and sunk off Salonika, Greece on 29 November 1944


Commands listed for HMS MMS 101 (J 601)

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1R M Milligan, RCNVRSep 19426 Jun 1943
2R H Bacon, RNVR6 Jun 1943late 1944
3William Henry Sturtridge, RNVRlate 194429 Nov 1944 (+)

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