USS Truxtun (DD-14) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Truxtun was a Truxtun-class destroyer laid down on November 13, 1899 and launched on August 15, 1901. It was commissioned on September 11, 1902 under Lt. Archibald H. Davis’s command with the hull number DD-14 and served in the US Navy for 17 years until it was decommissioned on July 18, 1919. During its activity, the ship carried a complement of 78 men on board and it had the main missions in Maine, Oyster Bay, Coast Squadron, Massachusetts, the Caribbean, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Panama or Mexico. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Naval Register on September 15, 1919. Several months later, on January 3, 1920 USS Truxtun was sold for scrapping. 

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 Truxtun (DD-14)

PRENTISS GASTON BRITT

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JAMES EDWARD BREESE

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ALBERT D. BRAZIS

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ADRIAN BRAMLETT

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MILTON LAFAYETTE BOYCE

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STEVEN P. BOWERS

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FELIX EDWARD BORUS

38 years old

Dead

VICTOR FRANK BOONE

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PAUL FREDERICK BOLLEN

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FRED POWELL BLAYLOCK

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DAVID PERRY BLADE

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GEORGE EDWARD BIEDA

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CARL W. BELL

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JAMES BRUCE BECKMAN

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GREGG ALAN BAUMEIER

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FRANK VINCENT BARTOW

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WILLIAM HENRY AYCOCK

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FREDERICK ALLAN AREND

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THOMAS JACKCON ANDREWS

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VYVIAN PRENTICE ANDERSON

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ELMER DEAN ANDERSON

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KEITH E. ABBOTT

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