HMS Aries (J 284)
Minesweeper of the Algerine class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Toronto Shipbuilding Ltd. (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)|
|Ordered||9 Dec 1941|
|Laid down||23 Mar 1942|
|Launched||19 Sep 1942|
|Commissioned||17 Jul 1943|
Returned to the United States Navy in 1946.
|Former name||USS Aries (AM 327)|
Commands listed for HMS Aries (J 284)
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|1||Cdr. William Butler Tanner, RD, RNR||27 Apr 1943||1 Nov 1943|
|2||A/Cdr. Michael Anthony Ormus Biddulph, DSC, RN||1 Nov 1943||25 Jul 1944|
|3||Cdr. Roger Stannard Cameron, RNZNVR||25 Jul 1944||Aug 1945|
|4||Lt. George Henry Cook, RN||Aug 1945||1 Mar 1946|
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