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Military History of Nathan Dorsey  (n.d. - 7/2/1806)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  1 Mar 1776   Jr Surgeon's Mate   Maryland Navy, "Defense"        
 
  1 Sep 1776   Surgeon   Maryland Navy, "Defense"        
 
  Feb 1777   Surgeon   Continental Navy, "Lexington"        
 
  20 Sep 1777   Surgeon   Continental Navy, "Lexington"         English Channel; POW
 
  20 Oct 1777   Surgeon             Paris; Escaped
 
  25 Nov 1778   Surgeon   Continental Navy, "Confederacy" (Frigate)         East Coast; Martinque
 
  Apr 1781   Surgeon   Continental Navy, "Confederacy" (Frigate)         POW
 
  20 Aug 1781   Surgeon             Exchanged; Paroled
 
  7 Dec 1782   Surgeon   Continental Navy, "Alliance" (Frigate)         Paris
 
  May 1783   Surgeon   Continental Navy, "Alliance" (Frigate)         Retired
 
 

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