USS Edsall (DE-129) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Edsall was an Edsall-class destroyer escort laid down on July 2, 1942 and launched on November 1, 1942. It was commissioned on April 10, 1943 under Lt. Comdr. E. C. Woodward’s command with the hull number DE-129 and served in the US Navy for 3 years until it was decommissioned on June 11, 1946. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 209 people on board and had the main missions in Miami, Norfolk, Galveston, the Gulf of Mexico, New York, Argentia, Bermuda, Liverpool, Pearl Harbor or Florida. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on June 1, 1968 and sold for scrapping the following year. 

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 Edsall (DE-129)

KENNETH FARRELL ADAMS

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

JACK JOSEPH ADOLFI

Died on 03/01/1942

Dead

SIDNEY G. AMORY

Died on 03/01/1942

Dead

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