HMS Blyth (1941) MS  (1st)

This the first ship to carry the name HMS Blyth was a Bangor Class minesweeper. The lead ship of the reciprocating engined sub-group which are sometimes known as the Blyth Class

Built by Blyth Shipbuilding, laid down 11-Jan-1940, launched 02-Sep-1940 and commissioned 17-Jun-1941.

Sold 25-May-1948 and broken up.

Won the Battle Honours: Dieppe 1942, North Sea 1942, English Channel 1943 and Normandy 1944.


Other HMS Blyth
- 1st  HMS Blyth 
- 2nd HMS Blyth 

- Bangor Class (1940) MS
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This page last edited - 19 June, 2012.

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