Rank(s): Ordinary Seaman
Dates of Service: 7/31/1812 - 2/17/1813
Samuel Baxter’s place and date of birth are not known.
Baxter transferred from Gunboat 85 to USS Constitution on July 31, 1812 at Boston, Massachusetts. His rank was ordinary seaman. He was discharged on February 17, 1813.
Battles and Engagements
Baxter was on board for the battles with HMS Guerriere and HMS Java .
Baxter’s date and place of death are unknown.