SMN Nathaniel Canfield

Death Feb 1800
At Sea
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: USS Constellation
Memorial ID 97475259 · View Source
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Nathaniel Canfield, Seaman, US Navy, Died on board USS Constellation.

U.S., Navy Casualties Books, 1776-1941about Nathaniel Canfield
Name: Nathaniel Canfield
Volume Title: Officers and Enlisted Men (Volume 1), 1776-1885

USS Constellation was a 38-gun frigate, one of the six original frigates authorized for construction by the Naval Act of 1794. She was distinguished as the first U.S. Navy vessel to put to sea and the first U.S. Navy vessel to engage and defeat an enemy vessel. Constructed in 1797, she was decommissioned in 1853.

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  • Created by: Rubbings
  • Added: 20 Sep 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 97475259
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for SMN Nathaniel Canfield (unknown–Feb 1800), Find a Grave Memorial no. 97475259, ; Maintained by Rubbings (contributor 47671529) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a USS Constellation.