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Henry Biefeld

Rank(s): Marine Private

Dates of Service: 6/1/1811 -

Birth Date: 1789

Early Life

Early Experience

Before enlisting, Biefeld was a dyer. He enlisted as a private with the Marine Corps on September 22, 1810. He deserted from the Marines on March 6, 1811, but was retaken some time before June 1811. Biefeld was 5 feet, 5 ½ inches tall with a sallow complexion, grey eyes and brown hair.

Biefeld joined the Constitution ’s crew as a private some time before June 1811.

Biefeld was transferred to USS President on March 18, 1813. His place and date of death are unknown.


Crew ID

15370