USS O-1 (SS-62) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

High risk of asbestos exposure

  • Engine Rooms Engine Rooms
  • Damage Control RoomDamage Control Room
  • Pump RoomPump Room
  • Propulsion RoomPropulsion Room

Medium risk of asbestos exposure

  • Powder and Shot MagazinePowder and Shot Magazine
  • Ward RoomWard Room

Low risk of asbestos exposure

  • Junior Officers QuartersJunior Officers Quarters
  • Sick BaySick Bay
  • Mess DeckMess Deck
  • ReeferReefer
  • Pilot HousePilot House
  • Admiral's CabinAdmiral's Cabin
  • GalleyGalley

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USS O-1 was an O-class submarine laid down on March 26, 1917 and launched on July 9, the following year. It was commissioned on November 5, 1918 under Lt. Norman L. Kirk’s command with the hull number SS-62 and it served in the US Navy for 13 years before it was decommissioned on June 11, 1931. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 29 people on board and had the main missions mostly in the Atlantic waters. After its decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy Register on May 18, 1938 and sold for scrapping.

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