USS Bridget (DE-1024) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Bridget was a Dealey-class destroyer escort laid down on September 19, 1955 and launched on April 25, 1956. It was commissioned on October 24, 1957 with the hull number DE-1024 and served in the US Navy for 11 years until it was decommissioned in September 1968. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 170 people on board. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on September 12, 1973 and, later, it was sold for scrapping. 

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

Shipmates on USS Bridget (DE-1024)

GEORGE EARL ANDERSON

62 years old

Dead

WORTH HARRINGTON BAGLEY

92 years old

Dead

FRED WILKIN BAILEY

79 years old

Dead

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