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James Mc Gowan

Rank(s): Marine Private

Dates of Service: 8/26/1811 - 11/10/1814

Early Life

James Mc Gowan’s place and date of birth are not known.

McGowan enlisted in the Marines as a private on August 26, 1811 at Washington, D.C.. He entered USS Constitution on July 1, 1812 at Washington Navy Yard. On May 12, 1812, he was punished with one dozen lashes as punishment for an unspecified offense. McGowan transferred from USS Constitution on March 27, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts, and died at the Charlestown Navy Yard on November 10, 1814.

McGowan’s date and place of death are unknown.


Crew ID

9650