Dates of Service: 12/31/1813 - 4/3/1814
Dawson’s place and date of birth are unknown.
Dawson participated in the Battle of Lake Erie on September 10, 1813. He was severely wounded and received $214.89 in prize money.
John Dawson joined Constitution ’s crew before December 31, 1813. His rank or rate is unknown. In 1814, he was assigned to gun no. 12, train tackle as a part of the third division. He was discharged after April 3, 1814.
Battles and Engagements
Dawson participated in the battle with HMS Java and received $42.30 in prize money.
Dawson’s place and date of death are unknown.