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Generals of Napoleonís Hundred Days

Officers promoted to the rank of General de Brigade: Achard - Hugo

By: Tony Broughton

 

Achard† (Jacques-Michel-Francois)

Born: 14 October 1778
Colonel: 17 February 1811 (108e Regiment díInfanterie)
General de Brigade: 3 June 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 16 May 1809
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 24 August 1814
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 14 June 1804 and 23 July 1812
Died: 5 January 1865

Baginol (Jean-Louis-Charles)

Born: 8 March 1788
Colonel: 1 July 1814
General de Brigade: 7 December 1813 (Provisional)
General de Brigade: 12 June 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur:† 5 August 1805
Chevalier of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 19 October 1795, 1796, 1798 and 1 April 1814
Died: 8 December 1848

Baille or Debelle (August-Jean-Baptiste)

Born: 12 September 1781
General de Brigade: 23 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 24 April 1810
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 1800, 4 July 1806 and 3 January 1809
Died: 31 January 1831

Bauduy (Louis-Alexandre-Amelie)

Born: 1 November 1773
General de Brigade: 2 April 1815
Sabre díHonneur: 16 October 1802
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Chevalier of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 24 September 1793, 1 May 1795 and 16 October 1802
Died: 5 May 1827

General Belly de Bussy

General Belly de Bussy

Belly de Bussy (David-Victor)

Born: 19 March 1768
General de Brigade: 11 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 23 March 1814
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 18 June 1815
Died: 2 January 1848

Brue (Jean-Louis)

Born: 2 April 1780
Colonel : 1 August 1812 (46e Regiment díInfanterie de Ligne)
General de Brigade: 28 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 May 1807
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 2 September 1812
Wounded 17 August 1812
Died: 22 May 1832

Brunet-Denon (Vincent Jean Vincent)

Born : 9 May 1778
Colonel: 27 June 1807 (24e Rťgiment de Chasseurs a Cheval)
General de Brigade: 29 May 1815
Baron of the Empire: 19 March 1809
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 17 July 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 19 July 1809
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 22 May 1809
Died: 13 July 1866

Bruneteau de Saint-Suzanne (Jean-Chrsostome)

Born : 4 March 1773
Chef de Brigade : 2 August 1802
Colonel: 14 March 1811 (29e Regiment† díInfanterie Legere)
General de Brigade : 10 June 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 19 December 1811
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 24 August 1814
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: None
Died: 2 August 1830

Camus de Richemont (Louis Auguste)

Born: 31 December 1771
Colonel: 3 May 1807
General de Brigade: 7 August 1814
General de Brigade: 28 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 5 November 1805
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 15 March 1812
Baron of the Empire: 31 December 1814
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 23 October 1798
Died: 22 August 1853

Carrion de Nisas (Marie-Henry-Francois-Elizabeth)

Born: 17 March 1767
General de Brigade: 15 June 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 27 November 1803
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 5 July 1804
Baron of the Empire: 2 November 1810
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: None
Died: 5 July 1842

Chapt de Rastignac-Jenilhac

Born: 19 June 1776
Colonel: 20 April 1809 (In the service of Joseph Bonaparte)
General de Brigade: 5 February 1813 (In the service of Joseph Bonaparte)
General de Brigade: 21 April 1815 (Previous promotion confirmed by Napoleon)
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 11 August 1796
Died: 31 October 1862

Christophe (Jean-Francois)

Born: 16 July 1772
Colonel: 9 January 1811 (4e Regiment de Hussards)
General de Brigade: 30 March 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 17 January 1805
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 23 July 1809
Chevalier of the Empire: 31 January 1810
Baron of the Empire: 6 August 1811
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: None
Died: 8 January 1827

Clary (Francois-Joseph-Marie dit Marius)

Born : 3 October 1786
Colonel: 10 January 1810 (Regiment de Voltigeurs de la Garde Royale Espagnole)
Colonel: 17 July 1813 (1er Regiment de Hussards)
General de Brigade: 23 August 1814 (promoted under the Bourbons)
Colonel: 26 March 1815 (4e Regiment de Chasseurs a Cheval)
Colonel: 30 March 1815 (1er Regiment de Hussards)
General de Brigade: 14 June 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 2 December 1805
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 3 January 1814
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 21 November 1805
Died: 26 January 1841

Contamine (Theodore)

Born: 4 May 1773
General de Brigade: 18 June 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 April 1813
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 13 January 1813
Chevalier of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 1792, 21 October 1805, 14 June 1809, 2 May 1813 and 18 October 1813
Died: 30 November 1852

Cuneo díOrnano (Francois-Antoine)

Born: 20 September 1756
Chef de Brigade: 12 August 1799
General de Brigade: 9 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 25 March 1815
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 15 October 1793 and 26 June 1794
Died: 26 August 1840

Dard (Francois)

Born: 14 April 1769
Colonel: 11 October 1812
General de Brigade: 29 May 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 27 July 1809
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: None
Died: 10 November 1828

Daudies or Doudies (Michel-Jean-Paul)

Born: 29 September 1763
Colonel: 29 March 1813 (12e Regiment de Cuirassiers)
General de Brigade: 12 May 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 May 1813
Chevalier of the Empire:† 9 January 1810
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 11 November 1795
Died: 28 February 1839

Debelle (Auguste-Jean-Baptiste)

Born: 12 September 1781
General de Brigade: 24 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 24 April 1810
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 4 July 1806 and 3 January 1809
Died: 1 January 1831

Desalles or de Salle (Victor-Able)

Born: 17 February 1776
General de Brigade: 1 February 1814 (Not confirmed under the restoration)
General de Brigade: 28 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 5 August 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 21 April 1813
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: None
Died: 28 October 1864

Deschamps (Jean-Louis-Charles-Victor)

Born: 6 February 1763
Colonel: 11 October 1811 (4e Regiment de Chevaux-Legere-Lanciers)
General de Brigade: 21 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 13 June1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 28 June 1813
Chevalier of the Empire:† 11 July 1810
Baron of the Empire: 26 September 1813
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 24 December 1806
Died: 1 January 1849

Dianous de la Peroline (Alexandre-Cesar-Hilarion-Esprit)

Born: 20 December 1767
General de Brigade: 21 June 1814
General de Brigade: 19 May 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 27 December 1814
Baron of the Empire: 24 January 1811
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: None
Died: 4 February 1859

Doguereau (Jean-Louis)

Born: 11 January 1774
Colonel: 9 March 1806
Colonel: 17 July 1807 (2e Regiment díArtillerie a Pied)
General de Brigade: 25 April 1815
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 11 July 1811
Chevalier of the Empire: 15 January 1809
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: None
Died: 20 August 1826

General Louis Doguereau

General Louis Doguereau

Doguereau (Louis)

Born: 12 July 1777 (brother of the above officer)
Major: 1 May 1806 (Artillerie a Cheval de la Garde Imperiale)
Colonel: 15 December 1808
Colonel: 9 March 1809 (2e Regiment díArtillerie a Cheval)
General de Brigade: 26 April 1814
General de Brigade: 19 April 1815
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 29 July 1814
Baron of the Empire: 2 May 1808
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 8 May 1799
Died: 19 August 1859

Donna (Etienne)

Born: 5 April 1756
Colonel: 8 June 1808 (Regiment des Voltigeurs de la Garde Royale Espagne)
General de Brigade: 3 May 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 22 November 1805
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 22 December 1807
Comte of the Empire: 2 December 1810
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 7 June 1795
Died: 26 May 1845

Dubois de Ferrieres (Charles-Marie-Joseph)

Born : 22 October 1772
Colonel: 9 August 1809 (Regiment de Hussards de la Garde Royale Hollandaise)
Colonel-Major: 30 October 1810 (2e Regiment de Chevau-Legers Lanciers de la Gare Impťriale)
General de Brigade: 24 November 1814
General de Brigade: 1 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 April 1814
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 24 October 1814
Baron of the Empire: 26 November 1813
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 1793 and 1794
Died:† 4 July 1829

General Jean-Baptiste Dupin

General Dupin

Dupin (Jean-Baptise)

Born: 19 December 1772
General de Brigade: 15 March 1815 (Not confirmed)
General de Brigade: 29 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 July 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 14 March 1806
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 29 April 1815
Chevalier of the Empire: 20 August 1808
Baron of the Empire: 26 April 1810
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 17 September 1793 and 13 April 1796
Died: 1863

Espert de Sibra (Jean-Marc)

Born: 29 August 1774
General de Brigade: 21 April 1815
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: Unknown
Died: 11 March 1835

Gourgaud (Gaspard)

Born: 14 November 1783
Colonel: 15 March 1815
General de Brigade: 21 June 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 3 March 1807
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 30 August 1813
Commander of the Legion díHonneur: 23 March 1814
Baron of the Empire: 3 October 1812
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 17 August 1812
Died: 25 July 1852

Henry (Jean-Baptiste-Henric)

Born: 27 August 1770
Colonel: 1 March 1813 (24e Regiment díInfanterie de Ligne)
General de Brigade: 29 May 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 22 June 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur: 24 August 1814
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 31 July 1813
Died: 1 April 1846

General Houssin de Saint-Laurent

General Houssin de Saint-Laurent

Houssin de Saint-Laurent (Benjamin-Auguste-Leonor)

Born: 4 May 1771
Colonel: 14 October 1811 (10e Regiment de Chasseurs a Cheval)
General de Brigade: 1 May 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Officer of the Legion díHonneur:24 June 1811
Chevalier of the Empire: 29 August 1810
Baron of the Empire: 18 December 1813
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 14 June 1807
Died: 26 November 1854

Hugo (Joseph-Leopold-Sigisbert)

Born: 15 November 1773
Colonel: 28 February 1808 (Regiment Royale Corse)
General de Brigade: 20 August 1809 (Promoted to this rank by Joseph Bonaparte)
General de Brigade: 9 April 1815
Chevalier of the Legion díHonneur: 14 June 1804
Wounds received during the period 1792-1815: 6 January 1793, and October 1811
Died: 29 January 1828

 

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