Lieut Joseph Cassin Jr.

Lieut Joseph Cassin Jr.

Death 30 Nov 1826 (aged 31–32)
At Sea
Cenotaph Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section W, Lot 287 North & 289 North
Memorial ID 42982602 · View Source
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United States Naval Officer. He was appointed Midshipman on January 16, 1809, and was promoted to Lieutenant on July 24, 1813. He died November 30, 1826 and was buried at sea.

Died while on board the United States Schooner, Grampus on her voyage from Pensacola to Havanna. At 4:00 PM on the afternoon of November 30, his remains were committed to the deep with military honors.

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Gravesite Details Charleston Mercury January 9 1827.



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  • Added: 11 Oct 2009
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