Rank(s): Marine Private
Dates of Service: 7/11/1811 - 2/20/1815
Birth Date: 1783
Philip Trump was born around 1783 in Lebanon, Pennsylvania.
Prior to joining the Marine Corps, Trump worked as a hatter. He enlisted in the Marine Corps on July 11, 1811 at Washington, D.C. as a Marine private.
Trump was 5 feet, 5 inches tall with blue eyes, a dark complexion, and dark hair.
Trump entered USS Constitution on July 1, 1812 at Washington Navy Yard. His rank was Marine private. He transferred from USS Constitution on February 20, 1815.
Battles and Engagements
Trump was on board for the battles with HMS Guerriere, HMS Java, and HMS Cyane and HMS Levant.
Trump’s date and place of death are unknown.