USS Mifflin (APA-207) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Mifflin was a Haskell-class attack transport laid down on May 15, 1944 and launched on August 7, the same year. It was commissioned on October 11, 1944 under Comdr. Louis J. Modave’s command, with the hull number APA-207 and it served in the US Navy for 2 years until it was decommissioned on July 5, 1946. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 536 people onboard and had the main missions in California, Okinawa, San Francisco, Saipan, Iwo Jima, Maui, Tinian or New Hebrides. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on October 1, 1958. For the services brought to the country during the World War II, USS Mifflin 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

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Shipmates on USS Mifflin (APA-207)

VYVIAN PRENTICE ANDERSON

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

JOHN ERNEST BABER

89 years old

Dead

LOUIS JAMES BALBI

87 years old

Dead