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Ship's Crew

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William Reed

Rank(s): Quarter Gunner

Dates of Service: 7/2/1812 - 8/19/1812

Early Life

Reed’s place and date of birth are unknown.

Reed enlisted in the US Navy on July 2, 1812 and joined Constitution ’s crew as a quarter gunner on July 10, 1812. His date of departure is not known.

Battles and Engagements

Reed probably fought in the battle with HMS Guerriere on August 19, 1812, but because we don’t know when he left the ship, it is impossible to say what other engagements he might have participated in.

Reed’s place and date of death are unknown.


Crew ID

11363