Dates of Service: 4/7/1811 - 2/17/1813
Harris’s place and date of birth are unknown.
Harris joined Constitution ’s crew as a boy at Boston on April 7, 1811. He left the ship sometime after February 17, 1813.
Battles and Engagements
During Harris’s service on board, the ship made a diplomatic mission to France and Holland. Later he participated in victories over HMS Guerriere on August 19, 1812 and HMS Java on December 29, 1812. He received $42.62 ½ and $42.30 in prize money for the victories. He served as the powder passer for long gun no. 6 during the second engagement.
Harris’ place and date of death are unknown.