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Royal Naval Biography/Hay, John Baker


JOHN BAKER HAY, Esq
[Post-Captain of 1798.]

This officer was made a Lieutenant in 1790; obtained post rank Sept. 7, 1798; and subsequently commanded the Sensible frigate, and la Constance of 24 guns. He was appointed Flag-Captain to Sir James Hawkins Whitshed, in Feb. 1821; and died at Portsmouth, May 13, 1823, in his 63d year.