Allied Warships

HMS MMS 257 (J 757)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 757 
Built byVaughan (St. Andrews, Canada) 
Ordered30 Jan 1942 
Laid down 
Launched3 Mar 1943 
Commissioned9 Oct 1943 
Lost11 Dec 1944 

Mined and sunk off the River, Schelde, Netherlands on 11 December 1944


Commands listed for HMS MMS 257 (J 757)

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1Skr. Charles Walker Snape, RNR6 Mar 194411 Dec 1944

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