Allied Warships

HMS MMS 248 (J 748)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 748 
Built byShelburne Shipbuilders (Shelburne, Canada) 
Ordered30 Jan 1942 
Laid down 
Launched19 Jun 1943 
Commissioned11 Sep 1943 
Lost30 Jan 1945 

Mined and sunk off the River, Schelde, Netherlands on 30 January 1945


Commands listed for HMS MMS 248 (J 748)

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1T M or I M McLean, RCNVRDec 1943late 1944

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