USS George F. Elliott (AP-13) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

High risk of asbestos exposure

  • Engine Rooms Engine Rooms
  • Damage Control RoomDamage Control Room
  • Pump RoomPump Room
  • Propulsion RoomPropulsion Room

Medium risk of asbestos exposure

  • Powder and Shot MagazinePowder and Shot Magazine
  • Ward RoomWard Room

Low risk of asbestos exposure

  • Junior Officers QuartersJunior Officers Quarters
  • Sick BaySick Bay
  • Mess DeckMess Deck
  • ReeferReefer
  • Admiral's CabinAdmiral's Cabin
  • GalleyGalley

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USS George F. Elliott was a Heywood-class attack transport laid down in 1918 and launched on July 4, the same year. It was commissioned on January 10, 1941 with the hull number AP-13 and it served in the US Navy for 1 year until it was destroyed by enemy on August 2, 1942. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 350 people on board and had the main missions in Panama, Norfolk, Halifax, Wellington, Tongatapu, Belfast or New Zealand. 

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