NAVAL GENERAL SERVICE 1793, CLASP EGYPT ‘RICHD WITHERILL’.
Richard Witherill is noted as a Royal Marine on HMS Pique during the Egypt operations of 1801.
HMS Pique was a 40 gun frigate originally the French 44 gun frigate La Pallas, captured in feb 1800 and renamed.
Witherill’s service has not been research and would require a muster roll trace to find his full service.
A unique name on the medal roll, 618 Egypt clasps issued, 9 to HMS Pique.
Condition VF, nice patina.