Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 8/9/1813 - 8/4/1815
John Ross’s place and date of birth are not known.
Ross entered USS Constitution as an able seaman on August 9, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts. He was on the larboard watch, assigned to the foretop. In battle he was on the no. 13 gun team, working the side tackle, and also manned pumps. Ross was discharged on August 4, 1815.
Battles and Engagements
Ross was on board for the battle with HMS Cyane and HMS Levant.
Ross’s date and place of death are unknown.