Rank(s): Able Seaman
Dates of Service: 10/28/1812 - 9/28/1814
William Rann’s place and date of birth are not known.
Rann entered USS Constitution as an able seaman on October 28, 1812 at Boston, Massachusetts. He started as first sponger on gun no. 12, but was later moved to the role of second loader on gun no. 7. He was discharged on September 28, 1814.
Battles and Engagements
Rann was on board for the battle with HMS Java.
Rann’s date and place of death are unknown.