Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Keating to Krieg

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.

Keating (Thomas)

Kellermann (Francois Etienne Christophe)

Born: 28 May 1735
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 20 March 1792
Marechal d�Empire: 19 May 1804
Grand Eagle of the Legion d'Honneur: 2 February 1805
Duke de Valmy: 3 June 1808
Died: 13 September 1820

Kellermann (Francois Etienne)

Born: 4 August 1770
Adjudant Chef de Brigade: 25 March 1795
General de Brigade: 28 May 1797
General de Division: 5 July 1800
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 2 June 1835

Kerenveyer (Francois Nicolas Pascal de)

Born: 13 June 1729
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
General de Division: 15 May 1793
Died: 30 May 1794

Kermorvan (Gilles-Jean-Marie-Roland de Barazer)

Born: 23 December 1740
Marechal de Camp: 21 November 1792 (in the service of Republique Belgique)
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793 (in the service of France)
Died: 18 January 1817

Kerverseau (Francois Marie Perichou, dit de)

Born: 13 June 1757
General de Brigade: 17 May 1797
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 9 November 1806
Died: 23 February 1825

Kilmaine (Charles Edouard Saul Jennings de)

Kindelan (Jean de)

Born: 7 December 1759
Colonel: 11 July 1794 (Regiment d�Ultonia Infanterie)
General de Brigade: 5 October 1802
General de Division: 28 May 1812
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 22 June 1808
Died: 13 November 1822

Kirgener (Francois Joseph de Planta)

Born: 8 October 1766
Chef de Brigade: 21 October 1800
General de Brigade: 25 December 1805
Major-Colonel: 10 January 1810 (Genie de la Garde Imperial)
General de Division: 13 March 1813
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 26 May
Baron of the Empire: 5 October 1808
Died: 22 May 1813 (Killed at Mackersdorf)

Kister (Georges)

Kleber (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 9 March 1753
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 1 April 1793
General de Brigade: 17 August 1793
General de Division: 17 October 1793
Died: 14 June 1800 (Assassinated)

Klein (Dominique Louis Antoine)

Born: 24 January 1761
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade:6 December 1793
General de Brigade: 22 October 1794
General de Division: 5 February 1799
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 26 April 1808
Died: 2 November 1845

Klicki (Stanislas)

Born: 19 November 1775
Colonel: 22 October 1811 (7e Regiment de Cheveau-Legers Lanciers Polonais)
General de Brigade: 22 July 1813
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 11 December 1808
Baron of the Empire: 20 March 1812
Died: 21 April 1841

Kniaziewicz (Charles)

Born: 4 May 1762
Colonel: 9 July 1794
General de Brigade:? July 1797
General de Division: 25 May 1812 (in the service of the Grand Duche de Varsovie)
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 9 May 1842

Konopka (Jean)

Krasinski (Vincent Corbin)

Krayenhoff (Corneille Rodolphe Theodore)

Born: 2 June 1758
General de Brigade: 11 November 1810
Chevalier of the Legion d'Honneur: 7 May 1812
Died: 24 November 1840

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Placed on the Napoleon Series: November 2006

 

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