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Royal Naval Biography/Rains, Stephen


STEPHEN RAINS, Esq
[Post-Captain of 1802.]

This officer commanded the King George cutter, attached to Admiral Duncan’s fleet in the battle off Camperdown, Oct. 11, 1797. He. obtained the rank of Post-Captain April 29, 1802; and was employed during the late war as a resident agent of transports. He died Feb. 1, 1824, in his 59th year.