USS Mayo (DD-422) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Mayo was a Benson-class destroyer laid down on May 16, 1938 and launched on March 26, 1940. It was commissioned on September 18, the same year under Lt. Comdr. C. D. Emory’s command with the hull number DD-422 and served in the US Navy for 6 years until it was decommissioned on March 18, 1946. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 191 people on board and had the main missions in Iceland, Argentia Bay, Boston, Maine, Salerno or the Philippines. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on December 1, 1971. For the services brought to the country during the World War II, USS Mayo 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 Mayo (DD-422)

CHARLES WARREN ALDRICH SR

82 years old

Dead

LAWRENCE P. ALTIERI

89 years old

Dead

ORLANDO A. ANGELINI

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

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