USS Heath Hen (AMc-6) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Heath Hen was a Bird-Class 2 coastal minesweeper launched in 1936. It was commissioned on January 20, 1941 and served in the US Navy for 2 years until March 16, 1945. During its activity, the ship had a complement of 16 men on board and the main missions within the 5th Naval District, removing the mines located in the minefields in the water so that other ships could pass safely. On May 10, 1948 the ship was sold and its fate remained uncertain. 

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 Heath Hen (AMc-6)

DAVID W. CRENSHAW

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

ROBERT WYTHE DAVIS

84 years old

Dead

BARBARA EASTER

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

KENTON R. FEENEY

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

PHILIP PRESTON FELCH JR.

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

THOMAS C. FLANAGAN SR

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

RAYMOND K. GOBLE

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

ROBERT F. HAHN II

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

DONALD L. HOLLAND

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

EDWARD A. COOPER

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

CARL W. CONSTANTINE

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

TYRONE DONELL COLEMAN

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

KENNETH RAY CHASE

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

PERLEY G. BURRILL

unknown age

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FRANK L. BROWN

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

HOWARD TROUTMAN BIERER

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

WILBUR ROLLINS BELL

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

ROBERT FRANKLIN BEDELL

unknown age

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RICHARD FRANK BANDELOW

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

JACK ALBRIGHT

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

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