Location: Goldsboro, NC 27530
Years of Operation: 1932-Present
Seymour Johnson Air Force Base opened in 1942. At the time, it included an Air Force technical school and training center. This location focused on training Air Force technical officers during World War II. After a brief closure following the war, the base reopened and trained Air Force personnel for the wars of the 20th century. Today, this location is home to the 4th Fighter Wing.
The following chart outlines the toxins associated with this military location and the potential effects of exposure.*
|PFAS (Firefighting Foam)||Increased cholesterol|
Reproductive, developmental, liver, kidney, and immunological issues in laboratory animals. Tumors in animals. (Source)
If you were stationed at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base and later experienced adverse health effects, you may be eligible for compensation.
*Effects are according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry unless otherwise noted.