Rank(s): Sailing Master
Dates of Service: 10/28/1812 - 4/27/1813
Birth Date: 1781
Death Date: 5/10/1813
John Nichols was born in 1781 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Nichols entered USS Constitution on October 28, 1812. His rank was sailing master. He was on the larboard watch stationed on the forecastle. He also served as second captain on the no. 13 gun. He was transferred from USS Constitution on April 27, 1813.
Battles and Engagements
Nichols was on board for the battle with HMS Java.
Nichols died on May 10, 1813 in Lorraine, New York.