USS Kendrick (DD-612) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Kendrick was a Benson-class destroyer launched on April 2, 1942. It was commissioned on September 12, the following year under Lt. Comdr. C. T. Caufield’s command with the hull number DD-612 and served in the US Navy for 5 years until it was decommissioned on March 31, 1947. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 256 people on board and had the main missions in San Diego, New York, Casablanca, Oran, Sicily, Scoglitti or southern France. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on May 1, 1966. For the services brought to the country during the World War II, USS Kendrick received 3 battle stars. 

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 Kendrick (DD-612)

KENNETH EDWARD BRIGHTMAN

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

LAWRENCE HAROLD CARTER

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

JAMES LOWELL ETHRIDGE

90 years old

Dead

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