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Isaac H. Abbott

Service Record

Abbott, Isaac H - Letter to Mrs. George E. Robson

OP – 09B92 ER/mw
Ser 1053PO9B9
18 February 1960

Mrs. George E. Robson
1555 Lee Street
Charleston 1, West Virginia


Dear Mrs. Robson:

Your letter of 31 January 1960 addressed to the War Department has been referred to the Division for reply.

In response to your request, we are pleased to forward herewith transcripts of the naval services of Walter Abbot and Isaac H. Abbott. You will note that Isaac H. spelled his name with the double T.

Sincerely yours,



Abbott, Isaac H - Service Record


Born: - Maine

1820 - May 10 Appointed Acting Midshipman

1831 - Jan. 19 Accepted

Feb.17 At Boston. Ordered to the USS Porpoise at Portsmouth, N.H.

(This vessel cruised in the West Indies for the suppression of piracy)

1822 – Feb.20 Detached. At Charleston, S.C.

1823 – May 3 At New York. Ordered to remain here. (No resignation received)

Aug. 23 Leave of absence granted for 6 months

1824 – Jan. 2 Addressed at Zanesville, Ohio

Feb.14 At Chambersburg, Pa.

Feb.27 Leave of absence granted for 6 months

Aug.24 At Zanesville, Ohio. Owing to disability applies for leave of absence.


Dropped from the service. (No further mention found)

No date recorded.


Published: Mon May 13 10:58:49 EDT 2019