USS Crenshaw (APA-76) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Crenshaw was a Gilliam-class attack transport launched on October 27, 1944. It was commissioned on January 4, the following year under Comdr. W. B. Studley’s command with the hull number APA-76 and it served in the US Navy for 1 year until it was decommissioned on April 19, 1946. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 322 people onboard and had the main missions in San Francisco, Pearl Harbor, Manila, Seattle, Okinawa, Ulithi or Eniwetok. After the decommissioning, the ship was delivered to the War Shipping Administration. 

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 Crenshaw (APA-76)

CYRIL HERMAN ALBERT

95 years old

Dead

JAMES VESTER BYRAM

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

VERNON MARIO DE MARTINI

89 years old

Dead

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