Allied Warships

HMS MMS 272 (J 772)

Motor minesweeper of the MMS I class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeMotor minesweeper
ClassMMS I 
PennantJ 772 
Built byJ.W. & A. Upham Shipyard (Brixham, England, U.K.)  
Ordered28 Mar 1942 
Laid down 
Launched7 Feb 1943 
Commissioned26 Apr 1943 
End service 

Sold on 3 January 1957


Commands listed for HMS MMS 272 (J 772)

Please note that we're still working on this section.

1Llewellyn Volney James Ferris, RNVR14 Apr 194316 Jun 1943
2J A B Harrison, RNVR16 Jun 194311 Apr 1945
3R H Powell, RNVR11 Apr 194520 Feb 1946

You can help improve our commands section
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Return to the Allied Warships section