|Death: ||1815, At Sea|
James Colter, Lieut, US Navy, War of 1812. Lost on board USS Epervier.
Officers of the Continental and U.S. Navy and Marine Corps, 1775-1900about James Colter
Name: James Colter
Rank Information: Appointed Midshipman, Last appearance on Records of Navy Department
Service Dates: 30 Nov 1814, 1815
Military Branch: US Navy Officers (1798-1900)
HMS Epervier was an 18-gun Cruizer-class brig-sloop of the Royal Navy built by Ross at Rochester, England, and launched on 2 December 1812. The USS Peacock captured her in 1814 and took her into service. The USS Epervier disappeared in 1815 while carrying dispatches reporting the signing of a treaty with the Dey of Algiers.
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Body buried at sea
Specifically: USS Epervier
Created by: Rubbings
Record added: Jul 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94247591