USS Ulvert M. Moore (DE-442) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

The USS Ulvert M. Moore was a John C. Butler-class destroyer escort built by the Federal Shipbuilding & Drydock Company, Port Newark, New Jersey. It was laid down on December 2, 1943, and launched on March 7, the following year. It was commissioned on July 18, 1944, under Lt. Cmdr. Franklin D. Roosevelt’s command as DE-442 and served in the US Navy for 9 years until it was decommissioned on October 10, 1958. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 215 people on board and had the main missions in San Diego, Panama, Bermuda, Ulithi, Okinawa, Iwo Jima or Luzon. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy List on December 1, 1965, and used as a target ship during training exercises in 1966. For the services brought to the country during World War II, the USS Ulvert M. Moore received 5 battle stars and another 3 for the Korean War.

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 Ulvert M. Moore (DE-442)

JAMES MILTON AGEE

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JOHN HENRY BOLDT

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BERYL ELVIN BOS

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