French Generals

Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Radermacher to Reynier de Jarjayes

By: Tony Broughton

The ranks Marechal de Camp and Lieutenant-General were used prior to the Revolution and ceased being used by the Decree of 21 February 1793 being replaced by the ranks of General de Brigade and General de  Division.

Radermacher (Charles Joseph Constantin)

Born: 20 August 1743
General de Brigade: 9 April 1794
Died: 23 January 1803

Radet (Etienne)

Born: 19 December 1762
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 4 May 1794
General de Brigade: 5 May 1800
General de Division: 5 November 1813
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 2 September 1810
Died: 28 September 1825

Raffet (Nicolas)

Born: 22 February 1757
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 24 May 1795
General de Brigade: 8 August 1795
Died: 10 February 1803

Rambeaud (Francois)

Born: 20 May 1745
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 25 February 1794
General de Brigade: 13 March 1799
Died: 8 May 1799 (Killed in action)

Rambougt (Gabriel Pierre)

Born: 8 November 1773
Colonel: 13 January 1809
Colonel: 30 October 1810 (3e Regiment de Chasseurs a Cheval Italien)
General de Brigade: 12 December 1813
Baron of the Empire: 17 May 1810
Died: 8 November 1848

Ramel (Jean Pierre)

Born: 3 October 1760
Chef de Brigade: 30 July 1793 (Regiment de Chasseurs a Cheval de Legion Pyrenees-Orientales)
General de Brigade: 11 October 1793
Died: 2 April 1794 (Executed)

Rampon (Antoine Guillaume)

Ransonnet-Bosford (Jean Pierre)

Born: 13 October 1744
General de Brigade: 8 April 1793
Died: 3 March 1796

Raoul (Charles Francois)

Born: 5 April 1759
General de Brigade: 2 April 1794
Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur: 29 April 1815
Died: 19 June 1824

Rapp (Jean)

Ravel de Puycontal (Jean Francois)

Born: 16 August 1732
Colonel: 25 May 1788
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Died: 8 September 1810

Ravier (Jean Baptiste Ambroise)

Ravier de Julliere (Alexis Joseph)

Born: 12 May 1732
General de Brigade: 24 July 1793
Died: 8 July 1803

Razout (Jean Nicolas)

Recordon (Simon)

Born: 20 August 1750
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 5 July 1793
General de Brigade: 19 September 1793
Died: 27 December 1828

Reding de Biberegg (Charles Christophe Joseph Louis)

Born: 13 December 1760
Colonel: 13 March 1806
Marechal de Camp: 19 April 1810 (In the service of Joseph Bonaparte)
General de Brigade: 26 February 1814 (In the service of France )
Died: 27 June 1817

Reed (Jean Jacques Edouard)

Born: 29 March 1739
General de Brigade: 11 August 1793
Died: 31 May 1819

Regnier (Pierre Francois Joseph)

Born: 22 February 1723
Marechal de Camp: 18 May 1791
Died: 16 February 1795

Regnier (Jean Louis Christophe)

Born: 22 July 1742
General de Brigade: 7 March 1794
Died: 7 May 1802

Rielle (Honore Charles Michel Joseph)

Born: 1 September 1775
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 26 January 1799
General de Brigade: 29 September 1803
General de Division: 30 December 1806
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 15 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 29 June 1808
Died: 4 March 1860

Reiset (Marie Antoine)

Remond (Victor Urbain)

Born: 15 July 1773
General de Brigade: 3 August 1811
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 11 July 1807
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 25 November 1813
Baron of the Empire: 18 December 1813
Died: 23 December 1859

Remond (Charles Francois)

Renard (Brice Jean Baptiste)

Born: 15 July 1769
Colonel: 17 August 1807 (4e Regiment d’Infanterie de Ligne Italien)
General de Brigade: 30 December 1810
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 26 December 1806
Died: 2 July 1854

Rene (Jean Gaspard Pascal)

Born: 20 June 1768
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 2 September 1799
General de Brigade: 19 August 1801
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 19 March 1808
Died: 29 June 1808

Reneauld (Michel)

Born: 5 June 1760
General de Division: 11 June 1794
Died: September 1826

Renouard (Jean Charles)

Born: 4 July 1727
Colonel: 18 May 1791
Marechal de Camp: 15 July 1792
Died: 31 May 1807

Resnier (Andre de)

Born: 4 July 1734
General de Brigade: 15 August 1793
Died: 18 February 1794

Resnier – Goue (Andre Guillaume)

Born: 30 July 1729
Marechal de Camp: 24 September 1792
Died: 2 February 1811

Reubell (Henri Thomas)

Reubell (Jean Jacques)

Born: 12 August 1777
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 24 October 1798
General de Brigade: 8 December 1807 (Westphalien)
General de Division: 25 December 1808 (Westphalien)
Died: 24 January 1847

Reus-Schleiz a Koestritz (Henri LXI Prince de Kostritz)

Born: 8 December 1784
Colonel: 1812
General de Brigade: 11 July 1813
Died: 30 August 1813 (Died of wounds)

Revest (Jean)

Born: 11 May 1773
General de Brigade: 15 July 1813
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 26 December 1805
Died: 8 March 1845

Rey (Guillaume)

Rey (Jean Andre)

Born: 9 March 1785
General de Brigade:? September 1798
Died:?

Rey (Gabriel Venance)

Born: 24 July 1763
General de Division: 17 July 1793
Died: 20 April 1836

Rey (Jean Pierre Antoine)

Rey (Louis Emmanuel)

Born: 22 September 1768
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 9 April 1796
General de Division: 6 November 1813
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 19 November 1813
Baron of the Empire: 23 March 1808
Died: 18 June 1846

Reynaud (Nicolas)

Reynaud (Hilaire Benoit)

Reynier (Jean Louis Ebenezar)

Born: 14 January 1771
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 17 February 1794
General de Brigade: 13 January 1795
General de Division: 1 November 1796
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 4 May 1806
Count of the Empire: 25 May 1811
Died: 27 February 1814

Reynier de Jarjayes (Francois Augustin)

Born:  2 October 1745
Adjudant General Colonel: 1 April 1791
Marechal de Camp: 22 May 1792
Died: September 1822

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2007

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