Allied Warships

HMS MMS 211 (J 711)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 711 
Built byHerd & McKenzie Ltd. (Buckie, Scotland, U.K.) 
Ordered8 Dec 1941 
Laid down 
Launched18 Jul 1942 
Commissioned1 Nov 1942 
End service 

Sold in November 1945


Commands listed for HMS MMS 211 (J 711)

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1T/Skr. Ronald Jack Read, RNR19 Oct 194224 Nov 1943
2Skr. Alexander Cowie, RNR24 Nov 19435 May 1945
3T/A/Ch.Skr. (T/A/Skr.Lt.) James Henry Miller, RNR5 May 1945mid 1945

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