USS Puget Sound (AD-38) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Puget Sound was a Samuel Gompers-class destroyer tender laid down on February 15, 1965 and launched on September 16, the following year. It was commissioned on April 27, 1968 with the hull number AD-38 and served in the US Navy for 29 years until it was decommissioned on January 27, 1996. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 1,314 people onboard and had the main missions in the Newport, Gaeta or Norfolk. After the decommissioning, the ship was sold to ESCO Marine in Texas. 

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 Puget Sound (AD-38)

PAUL W. ABELQUIST

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

JUAN LUIS ACOSTA

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

SANDRA E. ADAMS

unknown age

Uncertain N/A

LEAH CAPOZZI

49 years old

Alive

CHRISTOPHER BONVIERT

50 years old

Dead

ROBBIN WASHINGTON

50 years old

Dead

BRENDA ROBERTSON

50 years old

Alive

JERRY JAY WARWICK

55 years old

Alive

KIRK SMITH

59 years old

Alive

JOHN FIELDS

59 years old

Alive

SANDI BALES

49 years old

Alive

GREGORY A. WASHINGTON

56 years old

Alive

JIMMY ANTHONY RICHARDSON

53 years old

Alive

JENNIFER TANFORAN

49 years old

Alive

CHARLES THOMPSON

49 years old

Alive

JOHN KEEFER

51 years old

Alive

PATRICIA LUCAS

52 years old

Alive

REBECCA JEAN ELLISON

62 years old

Alive

JOSEPH GORE

51 years old

Alive

JAMIE FREEMAN

50 years old

Alive

THOMAS JESSE HICKS

50 years old

Alive

BRYAN TOMOVCSIK

49 years old

Alive

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