USS Jerauld (APA-174) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Jerauld was a Haskell-class attack transport launched on November 3, 1944. It was commissioned on November 28, the same year under Comdr. R. E. Perry’s command, with the hull number APA-174 and it served in the US Navy for 2 years until it was decommissioned on May 6, 1946. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 536 people onboard and had the main missions in California, Saipan, San Francisco, Seattle, Pearl Harbor, Manila, Okinawa or Norfolk. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Naval Register. For the services brought to the country during the World War II, USS Jerauld received 1 battle star.   

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 Jerauld (APA-174)

EDWARD VERN GABRIEL JR

88 years old

Dead

THOMAS AUBREY MORSE JR

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

ERMIN D. OLIVIERI

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

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