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USC Eagle (1814)

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Eagle, 20 Gun Brig

 

Details

NationalityUnited States of America
Launched1814-Aug-11W012
ShipyardVergennes VTW012
ConstructorAdam & Noah BrownW012
RateBrigW012
In Service1814-Sep-06W012
Out Service1825W012
FateSoldW012

 

Dimensions

Gun DeckKeelBeamDepthDraughtBurthenDisplacementSource
500W012

 

Armament

DateCrewGunsDeckB/S WeightSource
1814160208 x 8, 12 x 32C224W012
1814-Sep-11130208 x 8, 12 x 32C224B045

 

Commanders

Date FromDate toNameSource
1814-Sep-06Commander Robert HenleyW012

 

Officers

Date FromDate ToRank/PositionNameSource
18141814LieutenantJoseph SmithW012
18141814Acting LieutenantWilliam A SpencerW012

 

Service record

1814-Aug-11Launched as SurpriseW012
1814-Sep-06Renamed Eagle and commissionedW012
1814Laid up as Whitehall NYW012
1825SoldW012

 

Actions & Battles

DateSource
1814-Sep-11Battle of Lake Champlain

 

Notes

The casualties sustained at the Battle of Lake Champlain were:

13 Killed20 Wounded
Peter VandermereMaster's MateJoseph SmithLieutenant
Jno RiberoSeamanWilliam A SpencerActing Lieutenant
Jacob LindmanSeamanFrancis BreezeMaster's Mate
Perkins MooreOrdinary SeamanAbraham WatersPilot
James WinshipOrdinary SeamanWilliam C AllenQuartermaster
Thomas AnwrightOrdinary SeamanJames DuickQuarter Gunner
Nace WilsonOrdinary SeamanAndrew McewenSeaman
Thomas LewisBoyZebediah ConcklinSeaman
John WallaceMarineJoseph ValentineSeaman
Joseph HeatonMarineJohn HartleySeaman
Robert StrattonMarineJohn MiclinSeaman
James M HaleMusicianRobert BuckleySeaman
John WoodMusicianPurnell BoiceOrdinary Seaman
Aaron FitzgeraldBoy
John N CraigSeaman
John MckenneySeaman
Matthew ScriverMarine
George MainwaringMarine
Henry JonesMarine
John MccartyMarine

 

 

Sources

W012Dictionary of American Fighting Vessels
B045The Naval War of 1812 - Vol IITheodore Roosevelt

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