USS Rolf (DE-362) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Rolf was a John C. Butler-class destroyer escort laid down on March 20, 1944 and launched on May 23, the same year. It was commissioned on September 7, 1944 under Lt. Cmdr. Lester E. Hubbell’s command as DE-362 and served in the US Navy for 2 years until it was decommissioned on June 3, 1946. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 215 people on board and had the main missions in Bermuda, Okinawa, Norfolk, Luzon, New Guinea, San Diego, Hollandia or Jinsen. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on December 1, 1972 and sold for scrapping the following year. 

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 Rolf (DE-362)

ANTHONY ARCANGELO

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HARRY JAMES EICHHOLZER

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RICHARD ELLEFSON

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