Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 6/22/1813 - 2/20/1815
James Thompson’s place and date of birth are not known.
Thompson entered USS Constitution as an able seaman on June 22, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts. He was on the larboard watch, assigned to the main top and the no. 7 gun crew. He transferred to ex-HMS Cyane on February 20, 1815.
Battles and Engagements
Thompson was on board for the battle with HMS Cyane and HMS Levant.
Thompson’s date and place of death are unknown.