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DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY -- NAVAL HISTORY AND HERITAGE COMMAND

Officers of the War of 1812

Surgeons

List is arranged by date of commission.

Names and Rank.

Dates of Commissions.

Where Stationed.
Edward Cutbush 24 June, 1799 Hospital, Washington
Peter St. Medard 14 July, -- Boston
George Davis 22 do -- New York
Samuel R. Marshall 16 Jan. 1800 Hospital, New York
Lewis Heerman 27 Nov. 1804 Hospital, New Orleans
Joseph G.P. Hunt 27 do -- New York
Jonathan Cowdery 27 do -- Norfolk, Virginia
Samuel D. Heap 27 do -- Hospital, Philadelphia
Robert L. Thorn 3 March, 1809 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Samuel R. Trevett, Jr. 3 do -- Charlestown, Massachusetts
William P. C. Barton 28 April, -- Philadelphia
Joseph W. New 18 June, -- Savannah, Georgia
Joseph S. Schoolfield 18 do -- Hospital, Norfolk, Va.
George Logan 14 April, 1810 Hospital, Charleston, S.C.
Amos A. Evans 20 do -- Independence 74
Robert Morrell 31 May, -- New Orleans
Robert S. Kearney 28 July, -- Frigate "U. States"
James Page 5 March, 1811 Hospital, Baltimore
John D. M'Reynolds 2 Oct. -- Hospital, Mediterranean
Thomas Harris 6 July, 1812 Frigate Macedonian
William Turk No. 1 24 do -- New York
Hyde Ray No. 2 24 do -- Sloop Erie
William Baldwin No. 3 24 do -- Savannah
Wr. W. Buchanan No. 4 24 do -- Lake Ontario
Samuel Ayer No. 5 24 do -- Portland
E. L. Lawton No. 6 24 do -- Neptune
Charles Cotton No. 7 24 do -- Newport, R.I.
Gerard Dayers No. 8 24 do -- Frigate Congress
William Caton No. 9 24 July, 1814 Lake Champlain
Robert A. Barton No. 10 24 do -- Sloop Ontario
Benj. A. Kissam No. 11 24 do -- Sloop Hornet
John A. Kearney No. 13 24 do -- Frigate Constitution
Richard C. Edgar No. 14 24 do -- Furloughed May 29, 1815
Bailey Washington No. 15 24 do -- Washington 74
Wm. M. Clarke No. 16 24 do -- Sloop Wasp
Thomas Chidester No. 17 24 do -- Schooner Enterprize
James Inderwick No. 18 24 do -- Brig Epervier
George T. Kennon No. 19 24 do -- Frigate Constellation
Walter W. New No. 20 6 Oct. -- Corvette John Adams
Samuel Horsley 15 April, 1814 Georgetown, District of Columbia
Robert C. Randolph 15 do -- Brig Saranac
Charles B. Hamilton 15 do -- Sloop Peacock
Usher Parsons 15 do -- Frigate Java
William Swift 15 do -- England (captured in the Siren)
Josephus M.S.O. Conway 27 June, -- New Orleans
Richard K. Hoffman 16 July, -- Frigate Guerriere
Richard Johnson 1 March, 1815 Brig Boxer
Thomas B. Salter 22 May, -- Elizabeth Town, N.J.


Source: Naval Register: Printed by Order of the Secretary of the Navy. August 1st, 1815. Washington, D.C.: Weightman, [1815].