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The schooner Hannah was the first armed American naval vessel of the American Revolution and is claimed to be the founding vessel of the United States Navy. She…

USS ”Harrison” (1761) was a schooner chartered and outfitted by General George Washington during the American Revolution. She was assigned to capture British supply ships as part of…

The first USS ”Randolph” was a 32-gun frigate in the Continental Navy named for Peyton Randolph.Construction of the first Randolph was authorized by the Continental Congress on 13…

The first USS ”Lee” was a schooner under the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. She was named for General Charles Lee.==Service history=====1775===In October 1775, Colonel John…

The second Trumbull was a three-masted, wooden-hulled sailing frigate and was one of the first 13 frigates authorized by the Continental Congress on 13 December 1775 and were…