USS Eversole (DE-404) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Eversole was a John C. Butler-class destroyer escort laid down on September 15, 1943 and launched on December 3, the same year. It was commissioned on March 21, 1944 under Lt. Cmdr. G. E. Marix’ command as DE-404 and served in the US Navy for a few months until it was sunk on October 28, 1944. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 215 people on board and had the main missions in Pearl Harbor, Eniwetok, Morotai, Leyte, Manus or Boston. For the services brought to the country during the World War II, USS Eversole received 2 battle stars. 

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 Eversole (DE-404)

VITO THOMAS ACCARDI

Died on 10/29/1944

Dead

RENY ALBERT

Died on 10/29/1944

Dead

DONALD RAY ALDRICH

Died on 10/29/1944

Dead

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