The Full Wiki

USS Adams: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Three ships of the United States Navy have been named Adams, the first two after the second President, and the third after Lieutenant Samuel Adams, a hero of the Battle of Midway.

  • The USS Adams (1874), was a wooden screw steamer commissioned in 1876, notable for service in Alaska, and not decommissioned until 1919.

See also

  • The 200-ton brig named Adams was purchased during the summer of 1812 by General William Hull, but was captured by the British and renamed the HMS Detroit.



Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address