USS Constition
Updated: 2/14/2020
USS Constition

Storyboard Text

  • USS Constitution sets sail to patrol for french privateers.
  • USS Constitution finds the french corvette "Sandwich"protected by harbor guns from a fort named Fortaleza San Felipe.
  • USS Constitutioncouldn't go into shallow waters so they sent a group of marines and sailors to take control of the corvette.
  • American forces were also tasked with capturing a fort which they did successfully.
  • American forces took the fort by overwhelming the defenders.
  • Americans set sail back home after a successful battle.