USS S-5 (SS-110) 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 S-5 was an S-class submarine laid down on December 4, 1917 and launched on November 10, 1919. It was commissioned on March 6, the same year under Lt. Cmdr. Charles M. Cooke’s command with the hull number SS-110 and it served in the US Navy for several months before it was sunk by accident on September 1, 1920. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 38 people on board and had the main missions in Boston, New England, Cape May or Haiti. After the sinking, the ship was struck from the Navy Register in 1921.

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