SS Amelia Earhart Areas With Asbestos Exposure

The SS Amelia Earhart was a Liberty Ship used in the World War II by the United States. Named after Amelia Earhart, an American female aircraft pilot who disappeared over the Pacific Ocean, the ship was laid down in October 1942 and launched in December the same year. The ship survived the war, but it was wrecked in 1948. 

High risk of asbestos exposure

  • Engine Rooms
  • Damage Control Room
  • Pump Room
  • Propulsion Room

Medium risk of asbestos exposure

  • Powder and Shot Magazine
  • Ward Room

Low risk of asbestos exposure

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