The SS Canada Victory, a Victory ship built during World War II under the Emergency Shipbuilding Program was launched by the Oregon Shipbuilding Corporation on January 12, 1944, and completed on February 28, 1944. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 62 Merchant Marine and 28 US Naval Armed Guards and served as a cargo ship in World War II. The ship sank in action on April 27, 1945, at Okinawa.
The inhalation of asbestos fibers can cause serious diseases of the lungs and other organs that may not appear until years after the exposure has occurred. If you suffer from a disease caused by exposure to asbestos and you are also a Navy veteran, or a shipyard worker, we can put you in touch with top-ranked attorneys that have decades of experience to get you the compensation you deserve for your pain and suffering.