Rank(s): Quarter Gunner
Dates of Service: 8/4/1811 - 6/3/1814
William Olive’s place and date of birth are not known.
Olive transferred from USS Essex to USS Constitution on August 4, 1811 at Norfolk, Virginia. His rank was quarter gunner. He was promoted on June 24, 1813 to gunner. Olive was discharged on June 3, 1814 at Boston, Massachusetts
Battles and Engagements
Olive was on board for the battles with HMS Guerriere and HMS Java.
Olive’s date and place of death are unknown.