Nominal Guns20ref:740
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorUnited States Navy
Keel Laid Down3.1813ref:740
How acquiredPurpose builtref:740
Designed by Noah Brown (1770-1850)ref:740
Ship TypeBrig ref:740
Last known5.8.1813ref:740


1813Broadside Weight = 300 Imperial Pound ( 136.05 kg)ref:740
Gun Deck18 American 32-Pounder Carronade
Gun Deck2 American 12-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1813134 ref:740

1 Ship Commander

1813 - 10.9.1813Captain Oliver Hazard Perry (1785-1819)ref:1120

2 Commissioned Officers

1813 - 10.9.1813First Lieutenant John J Yarnell (d.1815)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Second Lieutenant Dulany Forrest (d.1825)ref:1120

9 Warrant Officers

1813 - 10.9.1813Armourer Andrew Mattisonref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Armourer John Burdeenref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Armourer John Burnham ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Armourer Thomas Hammondref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Master-at-Arms William C Keenref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Master William V Taylor (d.1858)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Acting Chaplain Thomas Breeze (d.1846)ref:11261813 - 10.9.1813Carpenter Jonas Stoneref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Purser Samuel Hambleton (d.1850)ref:1120

15 Petty Officers

1813 - 10.9.1813Sailmaker's Mate James Carty (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Quarter Gunner John E Brownref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Midshipman Henry Lamb (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Quartermaster Ezekiel Fowler ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Quartermaster Joseph Lewis ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Quartermaster John Newenref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Quartermaster Francis Masonref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Midshipman Augustus Swartwoutref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Midshipman Thomas Claxton (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Quartermaster Christopher Mayhew (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Carpenter's Mate Joseph Kennedy (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Carpenter's Mate George Cornellref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Carpenter's Mate Wilson Mays (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Boatswain's Mate James Helanref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Boatswain's Mate William Johnsonref:1120

47 Crewmen

1813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman John Hoffman (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman James Hadley ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman William Cranston (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Jesse Williamsref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Henry Schroederref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman William Simpsonref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Francis Cummingsref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Charles Vandyke ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Thomas Reedref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Samuel Spywoodref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Boy Newport Hazardref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Jeremiah Easterbrook ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Westerly Johnsonref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Boy Nathaniel Waderef:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Barney M'Cainref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Ordinary Seaman Thomas Hillref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Landsman Ethelred Sykes (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Landsman John Adamsref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman James W Allen (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman George Williamsref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Nathan Chapmanref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman James Brown (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Landsman Elijah Barlinref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Stephen Fairfield ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Paul Kinsleyref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Landsman Thomas Tuff ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman John Clayref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Thomas Robinsonref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Andrew Michael (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman William Daring ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Benoni Price ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Joseph Denningref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman John Smith (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman William Roeref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Charles Pohig (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman James Mosesref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Robert Hillref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Thomas Butler (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman George Varnumref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman John Rose (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman William Thompsonref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman James Jones (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman James Waddington ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman William Dawsonref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Landsman William B Perkinsref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Nelson Peters (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Seaman Lannon Huseref:1120

10 Marines

1813 - 10.9.1813Marine Corporal Philip Sharbley (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Private, Kentucky Volunteers John C Kelly (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Marine Henry Vanpooleref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Marine David Christieref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Marine William Baggsref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Marine William Burnettref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Marine James Birdref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Marine Jesse Harland (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 9.10.1813Marine Abner Williams (d.1813)ref:11201813 - 10.9.1813Marine Lieutenant John Brooks (d.1813)ref:1120

Service History

10.9.1813Battle of Lake Erie


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