USS Crittenden (APA-77) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Crittenden was a Gilliam-class attack transport launched on November 6, 1944. It was commissioned on January 17, the following year under Comdr. P. C. Crosley’s command with the hull number APA-77 and it served in the US Navy for 1 year until it was decommissioned on August 28, 1946. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 322 people onboard and had the main missions in San Francisco, San Diego, Manila, Leyte, Okinawa, Samar or Wakayama. After the decommissioning, the ship was sunk as target during training exercises in 1947. 

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 Crittenden (APA-77)

THOMAS GEORGE BRENNAN SR

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ROBERT HALL BROWN

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JOHNIE WINFORD HALE

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