Rank(s): Marine Private
Dates of Service: -
Birth Date: 1785
Death Date: 6/1/1813
John Germein was born in 1785 in Delaware.
It’s not known when Germein first joined the Marine Corps. He appears to have transferred to USS Constitution from USS Siren on March 23, 1810.
Battles and Engagements
Germein was on board for the battles with HMS Guerriere and HMS Java.
Germein jtransferred to USS Chesapeake and was killed in the battle between Chesapeake and HMS Shannon on June 1, 1813.