USS Trout (SS-202) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Trout was a Tambor-class submarine laid down on August 8, 1939 and launched on May 21, the following year. It was commissioned on November 15, 1940 under Lt. Frank Wesley Fenno’s command with the hull number SS-202 and it served in the US Navy for 4 years before it was sunk on February 29, 1944. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 60 people on board and had the main missions in San Diego, Pearl Harbor, the Bonin Islands, the Philippines, Shimo Misaki, Truk, the Solomon Islands, Fremantle or Singapore. 

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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