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Prior to assuming command of the Alexander, Rayner had been an assigned to USS Typhoon. During his time on the Typhoon, he held the ranks of ensign, lieutenant, lieutenant commander and commander, and was granted three awards for bravery. (TOS video game: Judgment Rites)