Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 10/17/1813 - 6/9/1815
Richard Selman’s place and date of birth are not known.
Selman had half his pay allotted to Mehitable Selman, but the relationship is unknown.
Selman entered USS Constitution as an able seaman on October 17, 1813 at Boston, Massachusetts. He was on the starboard watch, assigned to the main top. He transferred from USS Constitution on June 9, 1815.
Battles and Engagements
Selman was on board for the battle with HMS Cyane and HMS Levant.
Selman’s date and place of death are unknown.