USS Bunting (AMc-7) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

The USS Bunting was a Bird-class 1 coastal minesweeper launched in 1935. It was commissioned on June 6, 1941, under Ens. Paul H. McBride’s command and served in the US Navy for 1 year until it sank on June 3, 1942. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 16 men on board and it had the main missions within the detachment of the 12th Naval District. After the decommissioning, the USS Bunting was struck from the Naval Register on June 24, 1942. 

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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Shipmates on USS Bunting (AMc-7)

EDWARD MICHAEL LUZAK

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WILLIAM J. LONGHI

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STANLEY L. HOBART

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BRADFORD ALLAN BEARY

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DONALD DUNCAN BASSLER

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