Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 6/26/1812 - 6/17/1814
Henry Somers’s place and date of birth are not known.
Somers entered USS Constitution as an able seaman on June 26, 1812 at Annapolis, Maryland. He served as first sponger on gun no. 2 and later moved to gun no. 1 where he worked the train tackle. He was discharged on June 17, 1814.
Battles and Engagements
Somers was on board for the battles with HMS Guerriere and HMS Java.
Somers’s date and place of death are unknown.