Destroyers with Asbestos

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Until the use of asbestos was restricted by the United States in the 1970s, many U.S. Navy and Merchant Marines ships were contaminated with asbestos materials.

The following is a list of destroyers used by the U.S. Navy that contained asbestos:

  • USS Abbot
  • USS Bache
  • USS Beale
  • USS Blandy
  • USS Blue
  • USS Calvert
  • USS Capps
  • USS Champlin DD-601
  • USS Erben
  • USS Eversole
  • USS Farragut
  • USS Frost
  • USS Herbert Thomas
  • USS Higbee
  • USS Jack Wilke
  • USS James C. Owens
  • USS John Craig
  • USS Knapp
  • USS Lee Fox
  • USS Newman K. Perry
  • USS Orleck
  • USS Perry
  • USS Piedmont
  • USS Prairie
  • USS Rowe
  • USS Shubrick
  • USS Wisconsin

Free Legal Consultation for Navy Veterans Exposed to Asbestos

If you or a loved one served onboard a destroyer or other Navy and Merchant Marines vessels that were contaminated with asbestos, you may qualify to file a lawsuit and receive compensation for your injuries and medical bills.

For a free legal consultation from an attorney, contact the lawyers at Hissey, Mulderig & Friend by calling toll-free at 1-866-806-8117. You can also reach us by filling out the free case evaluation form located on the right side of this page. After reviewing your information, a member of our staff will contact you to schedule a consultation with one of our lawyers.