USS Jasmine

The USS Jasmine was wooden tugboat purchased by the Navy 29 May 1863, commissioned at the Brooklyn Navy Yard 17 June 1863, Acting Master A. L. B. Zerega commanding. She was assigned to the West Gulf Squadron where she remained until 1866.


  Name Rate/Rank Date of Death Age
Henry Clark1st Class Fireman30 August 1863
James Hannon1st Class Fireman31 August 1863
Levi Y. WileyActing Master's Mate13 September 186325


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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