Allied Warships


Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byHenry B. Nevins Inc. (City Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down23 Jan 1942 
Launched2 Jun 1942 
Commissioned27 Jun 1942 
End service 
HistoryStricken on 19 June 1946


Commands listed for USS YMS-8 (YMS-8)

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1Lt. Edwin Charles Davis, USNR27 Jun 1942mid 1943
2Lt.(jg) Frederick L. Comley, USNRmid 1943mid 1944
3Lt.(jg) Edward S. Conway, USNRmid 1944mid 1945
4Charles Bryant Fitch, USNRmid 1945late 1945

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