USS Lindsey (DD-771/DM-32/MMD-32) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Lindsey was a Robert H. Smith-class destroyer laid down as DD-771 on September 12, 1943 and launched on March 5, the following year. After the ship was reclassified as DM-32, it was commissioned on August 20, 1944 under Comdr. T. E. Chambers’ command with the hull number DD-771 and served in the US Navy for 2 years until it was decommissioned on May 25, 1946. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 363 people on board and had the main missions in California, Okinawa, Iwo Jima, San Francisco or Ulithi. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Naval Register on October 1, 1970. For the services brought to the country during the World War II, USS Lindsey received 2 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 Lindsey (DD-771/DM-32/MMD-32)

JOHN L. ARRINGTON II

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

KENNETH MARION BARTON

90 years old

Dead

DALLAS W. BRADY

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

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