Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 8/16/1813 - 3/8/1814
Death Date: 3/8/1814
John Lawson’s place and date of birth are not known.
Lawson entered USS Constitution as an able seaman on August 16, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts. He was on the larboard watch, assigned to the forecastle division. He died on board of unspecified causes on March 8, 1814 and was buried at sea.
Battles and Engagements
Lawson was on board for the battle with HMS Pictou.
Lawson died on March 8, 1814.