USS United States

Related Overviews

Stephen Decatur (1779—1820)


'USS United States' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Warfare and Defence


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The U.S. frigate, commanded by Capt. Stephen Decatur, that defeated the HMS Macedonian in the battle off the coast of Africa on October 25, 1812.

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.