Launched In Boston In 1797 , The USS Constitution Is The Oldest Commissioned War ...
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Description: Launched in Boston in 1797 , the USS Constitution is the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world . Her nickname of Old Ironsides was earned when British cannonballs bounced off her sides in the war of 1812 .