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Royal Naval Biography/Flint, William


WILLIAM FLINT, Esq.
[Post-Captain of 1811.]

Received his first commission in April 1802; obtained the rank of Commander Mar. 1, 1809; and was made a Post-Captain Mar. 1, 1811.

This officer married the sister of Sir Stamford T. Raffles, who procured him the appointment of Harbour-Master at Bencoolen, from whence he has since removed to Sincapore, as Colonial Master-Attendant.

Agents.– Messrs. Stilwell.