USS Coryphus

The USS Coryphus was a prize captured by the Navy on 13 May 1862 and assigned to the West Gulf Blockading Squadron where she remained on station until she was sold on 15 September 1865.

  • USS Coryphus on NavSource

  • Deaths

      Name Rate/Rank Date of Death Age
    ✚ ⋂Thomas AllowaysLandsman13 October 186431
    John FloodLandsman11 January 186538
    Thorton PhillipsLandsman12 March 186523


    killed in action
    prisoner of war
    died of disease or injury
    died of yellow fever
    ø died due to vessel loss
    died in ordnance accident
    buried on land in marked grave
    buried/lost at sea
    🎖 Medal of Honor recipient
    transcribed letters of sailor/marine posted

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