Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 5/17/1812 - 8/19/1812
Death Date: 8/19/1812
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.