Napoleon Series Archive 2004

Re: Help with French Translation - Please

"à la suite" means that an officer is attached, without clear employement, to a staff (divisionall, corps, ...). Those officers were used to command ad temporary detachements or to replace fallen commanders.

"mis à la suite par l'effet de l'organisation nouvelle du 24 février 1796" means that that officer was put "à la suite" following the new February 24th, 1796's organization.

Matthieu

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