Category Archives: Mesothelioma in the Military

  1. An image of the USS Barton DD 722, a ship of the U.S. Navy upon which service members and shipbuilders were exposed to asbestos that can cause mesothelioma, asbestosis, and lung cancer.

    Service Aboard USS Barton DD 722 Exposed Many Service Members to Asbestos

    Did you or a family member serve aboard the USS Barton DD 722? Any service member on this or any similar Navy vessel commissioned before 1978 was likely exposed to asbestos. Sadly, this means there is a connection between mesothelioma and the USS Barton. When exposure to asbestos results in a serious illness, such as…

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