USS Constitution is a wooden-hulled, three-masted heavy frigate of the United States Navy, named by President George Washington after the Constitution of the United States of America.
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She continued to serve as flagship in the Mediterranean and African squadrons, and circled the world in the 1840s.
During the American Civil War, she served as a training ship for the United States Naval Academy.
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