Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 8/24/1814 - 6/3/1815
Boyd’s place and date of birth are unknown.
William Boyd joined the Constitution ’s crew as an able seaman on August 24, 1814. He deserted on June 3, 1815.
Battles and Engagements
Boyd participated in the victories over HMS Cyane and HMS Levant on February 20, 1815. By deserting, he forfeited his share of $45,000 in prize money.
Boyd’s place and date of death are unknown.