HMS BYMS 2019 (J 819)
Minesweeper of the YMS class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Bellingham Iron Works, Inc. (Bellingham, Washington, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||11 Jun 1941|
|Laid down||26 Jul 1941|
|Launched||30 May 1942|
|Commissioned||8 Aug 1942|
|Lost||19 Sep 1943|
Mined and beached off Crotone, Calabria, Italy. (1 dead).
|Former name||BYMS 19|
Commands listed for HMS BYMS 2019 (J 819)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||T/Lt. Henry Francis Defrates, RNR||6 Apr 1942||mid 1943|
|2||T/Lt. Thomas Humphrey Davies, RNVR||1 Jul 1943||19 Sep 1943|
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