Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 10/8/1812 - 4/27/1813
Darius Gates’s place and date of birth are not known.
Gates transferred to USS Constitution from gunboat 86 on October 8, 1812 at Boston, Massachusetts. His rank was able seaman. Gates transferred from USS Constitution to Sackett’s Harbor, New York on April 27, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts.
Battles and Engagements
Gates was on board for the battle with HMS Java .
From 1813 to 1814, Gates served on Lake Ontario on board USS Madison, USS General Pike and USS Superior. He was discharged from USS Superior on October 4, 1814. Gates’s date and place of death are unknown.