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 Charles Stewart

Charles Stewart

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 6 Nov 1869 (aged 91)
Bordentown, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section L, Lot 195
Memorial ID 12949 · View Source
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United States Navy Rear Admiral. His career in the US Navy lasted 71 years and was highlighted by his command of the famed "USS Constitution" during the War of 1812. His record with the ship in that conflict was outstanding; he never lost a battle and captured a number of British vessels. He was awarded a Gold Medal by Congress for his achievements and commanded the Philadelphia Naval Yard for many years.


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  • Added: 12 Oct 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12949
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Stewart (28 Jul 1778–6 Nov 1869), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12949, citing Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .