Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 4/25/1812 - 4/25/1814
Charles Farrington’s place and date of birth are not known.
Farrington enlisted on April 25, 1812, and entered USS Constitution as an able seaman on May 20, 1812 at Washington Navy Yard. He was on the starboard watch assigned to the forecastle division. In battle, he served as the first captain of gun no. 2. He was discharged on April 25, 1814 at Boston, Massachusetts.
Battles and Engagements
Farrington was on board for the battles with HMS Guerriere and HMS Java.
Farrington’s date and place of death are unknown.