USS Ulysses (ARB-9) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Ulysses was an Aristaeus-class battle damage repair ship laid down on November 2, 1944 and launched on December 2, the same year. It was commissioned on December 27, 1944 with the hull number ARB-9 and served in the US Navy for 3 years until it was decommissioned on February 28, 1947. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 260 people on board and had the main missions in Norfolk, Saipan, Pearl Harbor, Charleston, Florida, Okinawa, San Francisco, Eniwetok or Jacksonville. After the decommissioning, the ship was transferred to West Germany where it was renamed Odin (A512). 

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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