Memorial at the Scotch Presbyterian church, Oldham Street, Liverpool commemorating William Riddock d. 1808
Scotch Presbyterian church, Oldham Street, Liverpool, England
'William Riddock of Colvent, Kirkudbright and late of Liverpool. Master's mate in the Zealous in the Battle of the Nile and received a silver medal as a token that he had done his duty to the satisfaction of Great Nelson died 12 February 1808 age 45'
Battle of the Nile
1793-1802 French Revolutionary War
Date of Death: 12/2/1808
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Master's mate
Organisation: Royal Navy
Bibliography: Graham Dean and Keith Evans 'Nelson's Heroes' (Norwich, 1994) p.127.