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Ship's Crew

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James Reed

Rank(s): Able Seaman

Dates of Service: 5/17/1812 - 8/19/1812

Death Date: 8/19/1812

Early Life

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

Reed entered USS Constitution on May 17, 1812 at Washington Navy Yard. His rank was able seaman.

Battles and Engagements

Reed was on board for the battle with HMS Guerriere, and died in the action.

Reed was killed in action on August 19, 1812.


Crew ID

11557