Politics is nothing. We are free only on the ocean. ~ Renato Beluche
Sunday, August 12, 2012
Seafaring Sunday: Daring Hull
August 12, 1812: America’s flagship, USS Constitution, captured and destroyed the
British brig Adeona.
This a mere week before her captain, Isaac Hull, would become famous in the U.S. for his
ship’s decisive action against HMS Guerrier.Find out more about Hull at the Naval History & Heritage Command.
portrait of Captain Isaac Hull from NH&HC