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James Harris
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Birth: unknown
Death: Sep. 4, 1804, Libya

US Navy Quartermaster. James Harris enlisted in the US Navy in 1803. In August 1804 he fought in actions against the pirates of Tripoli. He volunteered to join the crew of the "Intrepid" whose mission was to destroy the pirate floatilla in Tripoli harbor. On September 4, 1804, while carrying out this mission, the "Intrepid" exploded killing Harris and 12 other men aboard. 
 
Burial:
Green Square
Tripoli
Tarabulus, Libya
 
Created by: Dan Silva
Record added: Jul 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73310056
James Harris
Added by: Rubbings
 
 
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RIP Patriots then, Patriots still.
- Tony B
 Added: Sep. 16, 2014

- Rubbings
 Added: Aug. 3, 2012

- Jerry
 Added: Nov. 28, 2011
 
 
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