Rank(s): Ordinary Seaman
Dates of Service: 8/2/1812 - 2/17/1813
Hutchins’ place and date of birth are unknown.
Ordinary seaman Joshua Hutchins transferred to Constitution from gunboat 81 at Boston on August 2, 1812. He left the ship some time after February 17, 1813.
Battles and Engagements
Hutchins participated in the victories over HMS Guerriere on August 19, 1812 and HMS Java on December 29, 1812. He received $42.62 ½ and $42.30 in prize money for the victories. During the second battle he served as 2nd Boarder at no. 1 carronade on the forecastle.
Hutchins’ place and date of death are unknown.