Allied Warships

HMS MMS 256 (J 756)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 756 
Built byVaughan (St. Andrews, Canada) 
Ordered30 Jan 1942 
Laid down 
Launched6 Feb 1943 
Commissioned 1943 
End service 

Sold in May 1946


Commands listed for HMS MMS 256 (J 756)

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1H F Diggle, RNVR10 Sep 19432 Apr 1945
2T M or I M McLean, RCNVR2 Apr 1945late 1945

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