Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 8/13/1813 - 7/24/1815
Joseph Gardner’s place and date of birth are not known.
Gardner entered USS Constitution on August 13, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts. His rank was able seaman. He was on the larboard watch, assigned to the mizen top. In battle, he served as the 2nd sponger for the no. 7 gun. He was discharged on July 24, 1815.
Battles and Engagements
Gardner was on board for the battle with HMS Cyane and HMS Levant.
Gardner’s date and place of death are unknown.