USS John M. Bermingham (DE-530) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS John M. Bermingham was an Evarts-class destroyer escort laid down on October 14, 1943 and launched on November 17, the same year. It was commissioned on April 8, 1944 under Lt. Cmdr. M. Beerman’s command as DE-530 and served in the US Navy for 1 year until it was decommissioned on October 16, 1945. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 198 people on board and had the main missions in Bermuda, Charleston, the English Channel, Belfast, Boston, New York, Casco Bay, Plymouth, Oran or Miami. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on November 1, 1945 and sold for scrapping the following year. 

High risk of asbestos exposure

  • Engine Rooms
  • Damage Control Room
  • Pump Room

Medium risk of asbestos exposure

  • Powder and Shot Magazine
  • Ward Room

Low risk of asbestos exposure

Shipmates on USS John M. Bermingham (DE-530)

JOHN FRANCIS ACER

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REGINALD L. AUCHINCLOSS JR

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SAMUEL JOSEPH BARBUZZI

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EMMET BARCALOW

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ROBERT BELLINGHAM

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C. B. BERKEY JR

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LESTER W. BIDDLE

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C. B. BERKEY JR

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DONALD RICHARD BLOUSE

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JOHN MICHAEL BRENNAN

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GEORGE D. BRITTIAN JR

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JAMES CREED BROOME

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CLYDE ALONSO BRUMMETT

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NICHOLAS CHARLES CERBONE

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RUBIN CHANIN

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STEVE CRIST

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ELWOOD CULLENEN

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RUSSELL DENNIS

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CURTIS WENDELL DYE

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JAMES J. ENCK

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WILBUR V. FREY

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WILLIE L. GAFFORD

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ROY CECIL GAMMONS

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E.F. GRIFFITH JR

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SIMPSON GRIMES

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ROBERT GROVER

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THOMAS HAGAN

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BERNARD JOHN HALL

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JOSEPH L. HALL

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HORST HANNMANN

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J.D. HARTLINE

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WALLACE E. HAYS

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RICHARD O. HEARLE

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CHARLES H. HILLMAN

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ARTHUR W. KAERGARD

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JOHN HERMAN KAIKKONEN

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CHARLES D. KING

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FRANCIS J. KLORAN

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MAURICE JOSEPH LABBE

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DOMINICK LATTANZIO

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QUINTON YOUNG LAWSON

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JIM LEESTMA

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SAMUEL PIERCE LINDLEY JR

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WILLIAM L. LOVIN

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EDMOND J. MALLEY

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JOSEPH C. MCILHARGEY

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FRANCIS P. MEEHAN

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BROOKS MEREDITH

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PAUL MICIK

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HORACE MOELLER

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ROGER MORIN

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JOSEPH MULHERN

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ROBERT DAVIS MUNDY

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VICTOR MURRAY

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CARL GORDON PEARSON

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DONALD C. PETERSON

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J. W. RAY

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JOHN M. ROESER

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MELVIN LEROY SANDLIN

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GUY SCHWALM

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FRANCIS X. SCOTT

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MYRON RICHARD SEARS

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ROBERT J. SHAUGHNESSEY

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HARRY KENNETH SMITH

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HARRY K. SMITH

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EDGAR E. SOULTS

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ANTHONY W. STACKLER

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WAYNE B. STEINMAN

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ROBERT S. STRAWSER

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JOHN J. SULLIVAN

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DUNCAN THORP

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LOWELL M. TITUS

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KENNETH RAYMOND TRUELSEN

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GUISEPPI VIAVATTENNE

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DANNY WALKER

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ARCHIE C. WHITE

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LEONARD WICHART

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BERNARD G. WILKINS

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ROBERT WALTER WILLE

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JOSEPH WILLIAM WINKELMANN

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RAYMOND JOHN WITKO

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CHARLES WORTH

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STEVE YASKO

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WARREN R. YOUNG

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ANDREW G. ZARNOWSKI

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