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USS Franklin (1815)
A Virtual Cemetery created by: Rubbings
Description: The third USS Franklin of the United States Navy was a 74-gun ship of the line.[edit] HistoryBuilt in 1815 under the supervision of Samuel Humphreys and Charles Penrose, she was the first vessel to be laid down at the Philadelphia Navy Yard.Franklin sailed on her first cruise on 14 October 1817, when under the command of Master Commandant H. E. Ballard she proceeded from Philadelphia to the Mediterranean. She carried the Hon. Richard Rush, U.S. Minister to England, to his post. Subsequently she was designated flagship of the Mediterranean Squadron, cruising on that station until March 1820. She returned to New York City on 24 April 1820.From 11 October 1821 until 29 August 1824 she served as flagship on the Pacific Squadron. Franklin was laid up in ordinary until the summer of 1843 when she was ordered to Boston as a receiving ship. She continued in this capacity until 1852 at which time she was taken to Portsmouth, New Hampshire, razed and broken up.
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Boyd, SMN Henry J 85872118
b. 1836 d. May 19, 1909
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Brooks, SMN Robert 86390322
b. 1795 d. Feb. 1, 1856
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Guinard, Pvt Henry 87163515
b. 1798 d. Nov. 9, 1854
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Ham, Pvt John R 87178272
b. 1811 d. Aug. 15, 1856
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Hartung, Sgt Henry A O 87213386
b. Jun. 11, 1852 d. Feb. 26, 1903
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Pearson, CDR Frederick 64531988
b. Dec. 22, 1842 d. Dec. 23, 1890
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
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