Cutler, Thomas J.
November 2011
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2011, Vol. 137 Issue 11, p92
Conference Proceeding
The article presents information on former U.S. Navy lieutenant Oliver Hazard Perry and his fellow-Lieutenant James Lawrence who served together in the USS Constitution during an expedition against Tunis. They also served together in 1812 when they were given command of the two gunboat detachments to defend New York Harbor when the U.S. was going to war with Great Britain for the second time.


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