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John Boney

Rank(s): Able Seaman

Dates of Service: 3/17/1812 -

Early Life

John Boney’s place and date of birth are not known.

Boney joined USS Constitution as an able seaman on March 17, 1812. He earned $12 a month. He was assigned to the gun no. 5 train.

Battles and Engagements

Boney participated in the battles with HMS Guerriere and HMS Java , for which received $42.30 and $42.60 1/2 respectively in prize money. He also participated in the taking of four British merchant brigs, for which he also would have received a share of prize money.

Boney’s date and place of death are unknown.


Crew ID

673