Rank(s): Marine Corporal
Dates of Service: 8/5/1813 - 7/25/1815
Birth Date: 1790
John Frail was born in 1790 in Provate, Virginia.
Frail enlisted in the Marine Corps on December 11, 1811 at New Orleans. His rank was private. He reported USS Constitution on August 5, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts. He was promoted to corporal on September 1, 1813. Frail detached from USS Constitution on July 25, 1815 at Boston, Massachusetts.
Battles and Engagements
Frail was on board for the battle with HMS Cyane and HMS Levant .
Frail’s date and place of death are unknown.