Generals in French Service

Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Cabannes de Puymisson to Cazals

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.

Cabannes de Puymisson (Marc)

Cacatte (Leonard)

Cacault (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 6 January 1769
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 26 April 1794
General de Brigade: 14 August 1809
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 30 September 1813 (Died of wounds received at Juterbock)

General  Caffarelli du Falga

General Louis Caffarelli du Falga

Caffarelli du Falga (Louis Marie Joseph Maximilien de)

Born: 13 February 1756
Chef de Brigade: 16 October 1795
General de Brigade: 17 December 1795
Died: 27 April 1799 (Died of wounds)

Caffarelli du Falga (Marie Francois Auguste)

Caffin (Jean Alexandre)

Born: 13 March 1751
General de Brigade: 2 July 1793
General de Division: 13 June 1795
Died: 1819

Caillet (Jean Jacques)

Born: 8 April 1743
General de Brigade: 9 June 1794
Died: 20 April 1820

Callier (Hubert, Baron de Saint Appollin)

Calon (Etienne Nicolas de)

Born: 3 November 1726
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 15 May 1793
General de Brigade: 7 September 1793
Died: 4 June 1807

Calvin (Andre Carvin dit)

Cambaceres (Jean Pierre Hubert)

Born: 13 November 1778
General de Brigade: 10 July 1806
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 5 September 1826

Cambon de Ville Mont (Jean Denis)

Born: 6 August 1724
Marechal de Camp: 15 July 1792
Died: 21 June 1801

Cambray (Alexis Aime Pierre)

Born: 8 April 1760
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 30 September 1793
General de Brigade: 28 November 1793
General de Division: 28 April 1799
Died: 2 July 1799(Died of wounds received at the battle of Trebbia)

General  Cambronne

General Pierre Cambronne

Cambronne (Pierre Jacques Etienne)

Campagnol (Isaac Jacques Delart)

Born: 18 January 1732
Colonel: 1 April 1791 (4e Regiment d'Artillerie-á-Pied)
General de Brigade: 20 May 1795
Member of the Legion d’Honneur : 30 July 1808
Died: 28 June 1809

Campana (Francois Frederic)

Born: 5 February 1771
General de Brigade: 4 May 1805
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 25 December 1805
Died: 16 February 1807 (Killed at the combat of Ostrolenka)

Campi (Toussaint)

Campredon (Jacques David Martin de)

Born: 13 January 1761
Chef de Brigade: 21 February 1797
General de Brigade: 4 November 1799
General de Division: 15 August 1806
Died: 11 April 1837

Camus (Louis)

Camus (Jean Lecamus, dit)

Born: 7 April 1762
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 1 March 1806
Died: 4 July 1846

Camus (Christophe Francois de Richemont)

Born: 11 September 1774
General de Brigade: 1 March 1813
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 17 May 1813
Baron of the Empire: 28 May 1809
Died: 18 October 1813 (Killed at the battle of Leipzig)

Canclaux (Jean Baptiste Camille de)

Born: 2 August 1740
Marechal de Camp: 10 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 7 September 1792
Count of the Empire: May 1808
Died: 27 December 1817

Candras (Jacques Lazare de Savettier de)

Canier (Samuel)

Born: 16 November1760
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 22 July 1793
General de Brigade: 30 July 1793
Died: 27 June 1806

Canolle de Lescours (Charles de)

Born: 14 April 1739
Colonel: 4 August 1771 (Grenadiers de France)
Marechal de Camp: 1 March 1791
Died: 6 March 1796

Canuel (Simon)

Born: 29 October 1767
General de Brigade: 30 September 1793
General de Division: 28 November 1793
Died: 11 May 1840

Capon de Chateau Thierry (Claude Antoine)

Born: 13 July 1722
Colonel: 26 October 1792 (102e Regiment d'Infanterie)
Marechal de Camp: 8 March 1793
Died: 23 November 1793 (Executed)

Carcome - Lobo (Joseph)

Born: 1756
Colonel: 1797
General de Brigade: 1 August 1808
General de Division: 4 October 1810
Died: ?

Cardenau (Bernard Augustin)

Carlenc (Jean Pascal Raymond)

Born: 19 September 1743
General de Brigade: 20 September 1793
General de Division: 2 October 1793
Died: 1 March 1828

Carles (Jacques de)

Born: 9 September 1724
Colonel: 19 May 1761
Colonel: 18 April 1771 (Regiment de Rohan –Soubise Infanterie)
Marechal de Camp: 1 March 1780
Lieutenant General: 7 May 1792
Died: 24 March 1803

General  Carnot

General Lazare Nicolas Carnot

Carnot (Lazare Nicolas Marguerite)

Born: 13 May 1753General de Division: 25 January 1814
Count of the Empire: 20 March 1815
Died: 2 August 1823

Carnot dit de Feulins (Claude Marie)

Born: 15 July 1755
General de Brigade: 4 June 1796
Died: 17 July 1836

Carove (Antoine Jean Henri Theodore de)

Born: 30 November 1741
Marechal de Camp: 20 May 1791
Died: ?

Carpantier (Francois)

Born: 1 May 1751
General de Brigade: 28 November 1793
Died: 27 May 1813

Carra Saint Cyr (Claude)

Born: 28 July 1760
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1793
General de Brigade 9 October 1795
General de Division: 27 August 1803
Grand Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 11 July 1807
Baron of the Empire: 11 August 1808                                                                            
Died: 5 January 1834

Carrel de Charly (Joseph Emmanuel Laurrans du)

Born: 4 June 1738
Marechal de Camp: 15 July 1792
Died: ?

Carrie de Boissy (Jean Augustin)

Carrier (Louis)

Born: 30 March 1773
Colonel: 25 March 1811
Marechal de Camp: 27 January 1814 (Garde Napolitaine)
Major: 15 March 1814 (5e Regiment de Voltigeurs de la Garde Imperiale)
Died: 31 October 1838

Carrion de Loscondes (Martin Jean Francois de)

Born: 9 March 1762
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
Member of the Legion d’Honneur : 1806
Died: 28 September 1824

Carteaux (Jean Francois)

Born: 31 January 1751
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 15 May 1793
General de Brigade: 21 June 1793
General de Division: 19 August 1793
Died: 12 April 1813

Cartier (Jean Baptiste Jacques)

Born: 29 August 1762
General de Brigade: 6 February 1794
Died: 1794

Casabianca (Raphael de)

Casabianca (Joseph Marie de)

Born: 1 June 1742
Colonel: 27 May 1792 (22e Regiment de Cavalerie)
Marechal de Camp: 1 February 1793
General de Division: 15 May 1793 (temp rank)
General de Brigade: 24 July 1795
General de Diviision: 19 October 1795
Member of the Legion d’Honneur : 11 December 1803
Died: 4 November 1803 (Assasinated)

Casalta (Antoine Philippe, dit Darius)

Born: 9 February 1759
Chef de Brigade: 20 April 1794
General de Brigade: 28 November 1794
Member of the Legion d’Honneur : 11 December 1803
Died: 16 December 1846

Cassagne (Pierre)

Cassagne (Louis Victorin de)

Cassan (Louis Pierre Jean Aphrodise)

Castelbert de Castleverd (Jean)

Born: 17 July 1743
Colonel: 1 October 1785 (Legion des  Volontaires de Luxembourg)
Chef de Brigade: 16 September 1792 (Legion des Pyrenees)
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
General de Division: 13 June 1795
Died: 10 August 1820

Castella (Pierre Francois Gilbert)s

Born: 1 August 1753
General de Brigade: 2 February 1802
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 19 November 1812
Died: 9 April 1825

Castella de Berlans (Nicolas Antoine Xavier)

Castella de Montagny (Simon Nicolas Constantin de)

Born: 14 May 1733
Marechal de Camp: 5 December 1781
Died: 19 March 1816

Castellane Novejean (Boniface Louis Andre de)

Born: 4 August 1758
Colonel: 25 July 1791 (16e Regiment de Cavalerie)
Marechal de Camp: 29 March 1792
Baron of the Empire: 14 February 1810
Count of the Empire: 9 March 1810
Died: 21 February 1837

Castex (Bertrand Pierre) – 20e Regiment de Chasseurs-a-Cheval

Cathelan (Joseph Leon)

Born: 27 September 1731
Chef de Brigade: 24 August 1782
General de Brigade: 11 November 1793
Died: 20 September 1815

Cattaneo (Bernard Louis)

Born: 7 March 1769
Colonel: 4 August 1806 (Regiment Royale Corse)
Marechal de Camp: 20 May 1808 (In the service of Naples)
Lieutenant General: 15 September 1812 (In the service of Naples)
Died: 14 June 1832

Caulaincourt (Gabriel Louis de)

Born: 15 November 1741
Colonel : 13 April 1780 (Regiment de Rohan Soubise)
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 1 February 1792
Count of the Empire: 24 April 1808
Died: 28 October 1808

General  General Armand Caulaincourt

General Armand Caulaincourt

Caulaincourt (Armand Augustin Louis)

Caulaincourt (Auguste Jean Gabriel de)

Causse (Jean Jacques)

Born: 29 August 1751
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 4 October 1793
General de Brigade: 25 December 1793
Died: 15 April 1796 (Died of wounds received at Dego)

Cavaignac (Jacques Marie)

Cavrois (Louis Joseph)

Born: 27 June 1756
Adjudant  General  Chef de Brigade: 29 September 1793
General de Brigade: 27 October 1793
Commander of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 26 March 1833

Cavrois (Jean Baptiste Alexandre) – 20e Regiment de Chasseurs-a-Cheval

Cazals (Louis Joseph Elisabeth)

Born: 6 January 1774
Chef de Brigade: 1 April 1800
General de Brigade: 25 December 1805
Officer of the Legion d’Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 21 December 1808
Died: 29 September 1813

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: April 2006

 

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