USS Deuel (APA-160) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

The USS Deuel (APA-160) was a Haskell-class attack transport launched on September 9, 1944. It was commissioned on October 13, the same year under Capt. D. G. McMillan’s command, with the hull number APA-160 and it served in the U.S. Navy for 12 years until it was decommissioned on June 27, 1956. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 536 people on board and had its main missions in San Diego, Pearl Harbor, Iwo Jima, Saipan, Okinawa, and Ulithi. For the services brought to the country during World War II, the USS Deuel received 2 battle stars.

If you or a family member have recently been diagnosed with lung cancer, mesothelioma, asbestosis, esophageal cancer, throat cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, colorectal cancer, pulmonary fibrosis, pleural plaques, diffuse pleural thickening, COPD, gallbladder cancer, bladder cancer, kidney cancer, liver cancer, prostate cancer, emphysema, tuberculosis, chronic bronchitis, pleural effusion, pneumonitis, histoplasmosis, or rounded atelectasis, we can advise you on a claim for compensation.

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Shipmates on USS Deuel (APA-160)

Martin E. Borgersen

Russell Lee Ford

William H. Budreau

Gerald Francis Carney

Richard Allen Chandler

Richard F. Elshoff

Robert G. Garvin

Milton H. Haxel

Jack Cauldwell Hoover

Lonnie Clarence James

Richard John Laulor

James Neiheisel

Richard Oliver

Theodore William Schneider

Edwin Ross Wade

Robert Eugene White Sr.