USS Frontier (AD-25) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Frontier was a Klondike-class destroyer tender launched on March 25, 1945. It was commissioned on March 2, 1946 under Capt. J. S. Crenshaw’s command with the hull number AD-25 and served in the US Navy for 22 years until it was decommissioned on June 28, 1968. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 826 people onboard and had the main missions in San Diego, Long Beach, Yokosuka, Puget Sound, Melbourne or Pearl Harbor. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on December 1, 1972 and sold for scrapping in 1974. 

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 Frontier (AD-25)

ELPIDIO ABAYA

unknown age

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GREGORY P. ALABADO

unknown age

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WALTER RAYMOND ANDERSON

unknown age

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