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Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Labadie to Lazowski

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.


Labadie (Jean de)

Born: 16 December 1719
Colonel: 1751 (in the service of Russia)
Colonel: 19 February 1781 (in the service of Prussia)
General de Brigade: 25 April 1793
Died: 1 March 1812

La Baroliere (Jacques Marie Pilotte)

La Barre (Andre de)

Born: 30 November 1749
Colonel : 23 November 1791 (15e Regiment de Dragons)
General de Brigade: 25 June 1793
General de Division: 5 January 1794
Died: 7 June 1794 (Mortally wounded)

La Bayette de Galles (Charles Morard de)

Born: 4 February 1734
Colonel: 1 November 1792 (2e Regiment d�Artillerie a Pied)
General de Brigade: 26 March 1793
General de Division: 1 April 1796
Died: 21 April 1813

Laboissiere (Pierre Garnier)

Laboissiere (Francois Garnier)

Born: 26 September 1781
Colonel : 22 August 1812
General de Brigade: 8 January 1813
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 10 August 1813
Baron of the Empire: 20 May 1813
Died: 15 September 1813

La Bruyere (EtienneChassin)

Born:?
General de Brigade: 30 July 1793
Died: ?

La Bruyere (Andre Adrien Joseph)

Born: 23 January 1768
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 1 January 1796
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur:11 July 1807
Baron of the Empire: March 1808
Died: 2 December 1808 (Died of Wounds)

Lachaise (Jacques Francois)

Born: 13 January 1743
Colonel : 25 July 1791 (19e Regiment de Cavalerie)
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
Chevalier of the Empire: 28 January 1809
Baron of the Empire: 31 December 1809|
Died: 11 March 1823

La Chapelle de Bellegrade (Louis Francois Passerat)

Born: 28 February 1726
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Died: 26 December 1796

Lachiche (Claude Quentin de)

Born: 31 October 1719
Colonel: 1 January 1777
Marechal de Camp: 1 March 1791
Died: 15 October 1803

Laclos (Pierre Ambroise Francois Choderlos)

Born: 18 October 1741
Marechal de Camp: 22 September 1792
Died: 5 September 1803

Lacombe Saint Michel (Jean Pierre)

Born: 5 March 1751
General de Brigade: 17 November 1793
General de Division: 13 February 1798
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 27 July 1808
Died: 27 January 1812

Lacoste (Clement Jean Etienne)

Lacoste (Andre Bruno de Frevol)
Born: 14 June 1775
Colonel: 15 August 1806
General de Brigade: 28 August 1808
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 26 May 1807
Count of the Empire: 18 March 1808
Died: 2 February 1809 (Died of wounds)

La Coste de Fontenille (Pierre Jean Baptiste)

Born: 29 September 1761
Adjudant General Colonel: 3 September 1792
General de Brigade: 13 June 1795
Died: 23 August 1816

La Coste Duvivier (Jean Laurent Justin )

Lacroix (Mathieu)

Lacroix (Francois Joseph Pamphile)

Born: 1 June 1774
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 29 January 1799
General de Brigade: 26 March 1802
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 2 July 1808
Died: 16 October 1841

Lacuee (Jean Gaspard)

Born: 4 November 1752
Adjudant General Colonel: 18 September 1792
General de Brigade: 3 February 1793
General de Division: 1 February 1805
Grand Eagle of the Legion d'Honneur:2 February 1809
Count of the Empire: 26 April 1808
Died: 14 June 1841

Laczinski (Joseph)

Born: 1779
Colonel: 1 September 1807 (3e Regiment de Cavalerie du Grand-Duche de Varsovie)
General de Brigade: 27 February 1812
General de Brigade: 26 February 1814 (In the service of France)
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 11 May 1813
Died: ?

La Farelle (Barthelemy Simon Francois)

Born: 11 September 1736
Colonel : 25 July 1791 (14e Regiment de Cavalerie)
Marechal de Camp: 5 September 1792
Died: 22 July 1820

La Fayette (Marie Joseph Paul Roch Gilbert du Motier)

Born: 6 September 1757
Marechal de Camp: 5 December 1781
Lieutenant General: 30 June 1790
Died: 20 May 1834

Laffite (Justin)

Lafitte (Michel Pascal)

Lafitte Clave (Andre Joseph)

Born: 23 February 1740
Colonel: 1 April 1791
Marechal de Camp: 25 October 1792
Died: 11 February 1794

Lafon Blaniac (Guillaume Joseph Nicolas)

Lafont (Elie)

Lafosse (Jacques Mathurin)

Lagarde (Henri Jacques Martin)

Lagrange (Joseph)

Born: 10 January 1763
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 10 June 1794
General de Brigade: 14 July 1798
General de Division: 23 September 1800
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 28 April 1810
Died: 16 January 1836

Laharpe (Amedee Emmanuel Francois)

Born: 17 October 1754
Chef de Brigade: 17 December 1793
General de Brigade: 20 December 1793
General de Division: 16 August 1796
Died: 10 May 1796 (Killed in action)

Lahorie (Victor Claude Alexandre Fanneau)

Born: 5 January 1766
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 5 February 1799
General de Brigade: 11 may 1800
General de Division: 23 September 1801
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 28 October 1812 (Executed)

Lahure (Louis Joseph)

Lajolais (Frederic Michel Francois Joseph de)

Born: 1 August 1765
Colonel: 7 October 1792
General de Brigade: 21 June 1793
Died: 28 September 1808

d'Audenarde (Charles Eugene Lalaing)

Lalance (Alexandre)

Born: 14 November 1771
Chef de Brigade: 23 May 1798
General de Brigade: 12 march 1800
Member of the Legion d'Honneur:
Died: 15 September 1822

Lalanne (Jean)

Born: 11 October 1756
General de Brigade: 5 October 1793
Member of the Legion d'Honneur:26 February 1814
Died: 23 March 1841

Lallemand de Waites (Joseph Theodore Gabriel)

Lallemand (Francois Antoine)

Lallemand (Henry Dominique)

Lamarche (Francois Joseph Drouot)

Born: 14 July 1733
Colonel: 25 July 1791 (5e Regiment de Hussards)
Marechal de Camp: 10 October 1792
Died: 18 May 1814

La Marliere (Albert Victoire Despret)

Born: 23 October 1745
Colonel: 19 December 1792 (8e Regiment de Cavalerie)
General de Brigade: 20July 1794
Died: 18 December 1825

La Marliere (Antoine Nicolas Collier)

Born: 3 December 1745
Colonel: 5 February 1792 (14e Regiment d'Infanterie)
Marechal de Camp:� 25 August 1792
Died: 2 December 1793 (Executed)

Lamarque (Jean Maximilien)

Born: 22 July1770
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 14 May 1795
General de Brigade: 6 March 1801
General de Division: 6 December 1807
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 21 July 1809
Baron of the Empire: 4 June 1810
Died: 1 June 1832

Lamarque d'Arrouzat (Jean Baptiste Isidore)

Lamartilliere (Jean Fabre)

Lamartiniere (Thomas Mignot de)

Lambert (Henry Francois)

Born: 2 June 1760
General de Brigade: 28 January 1794
Died: 7 September 1796 (Killed in action)

Lambert (Urbain Francois)

Lamer (Charles Pierre)

Born: 23 February 1753
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade : July 1793
General de Brigade: 10 August 1793
General de Division: 23 December 1793
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 25 March 1804
Chevalier of the Empire: 13 August 1811
Died: 28 November 1812 (Disappeared at the crossing of the Beresina)

Lameth (Alexandre Theodore Victor)

Born: 24 June 1756
Colonel: 9 September 1779
Marechal de Camp: 28 November 1791
Died: 19 October 1854

Lameth (Charles Malo Francois)

Born: 6 October 1757
Colonel: 10 March 1788 (Regiment des Cuirassiers de Roi)
Marechal de Camp: 6 February 1792
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 20 June 1809
Died: 28 December 1832

Lameth (Alexandre Theodore Victor)

Born: 28 October 1760
Colonel: 7 January 1789 (Regiment de Cuirassiers)
Colonel: 25 July 1791 (14e Regiment de Dragons)
Marechal de Camp: 7 May 1792
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 30 June 1811
Baron of the Empire: 14 February 1810
Died: 20 March 1829

Lamorendiere Ducoudray (Etienne Francois)           

Lamorliere (Alexis Magallon)

Born: 3 January 1707
Colonel: 1 April 1757
Marechal de Camp: 10 February 1759
Died: 30 January 1799

Lamorliere (Francois Louis Magallon)

Born: 27 October 1754
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade : 13 May 1793
General de Brigade: 6 January 1795
Chevalier of the Empire: 14 February 1810
Died: 31 December 1825

Lamotte (Auguste Etienne Marie)

Lamour (Francois Marie)

Lamoureux de la Gennetiere (Pierre Francois Lambert)

Born: 25 September 1740
Marechal de Camp: 12 October 1792
General de Division: 1 February 1796
Died: 28 June 1796

Lamouroux de la Roque Cussan (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 11 August 1736
Colonel: 22 September 1792 (29e Regiment d'Infanterie)
General de Brigade: 15 may 1793
Died: 15 September 1819

Lamy (Charles Francois Joseph)

Born: 9 January 1736
Chef de Brigade:30 October 1792
General de Brigade: 3 September 1793
Died: 9 September 1809

Lanabere (Jean Pierre)

Lanchatin� (Louis Francois)

Landremont (Charles Hyacinthe leclerc)

Born: 21 August 1739
Colonel: 12 July 1792
Marechal de Camp: 5 October 1792
Died: 26 September 1818
Landrin (Jean Noel)
Born: 22 May 1752
General de Division: 26 May 1797
Died: ?

Langeron (Gaspard Louis)

Lannes (Jean)     

La Noue (Rene Joseph)

Born: 7 September 1731
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 6 February 1792
Died: 17 November 1795

Lanusse (Francois)

Born: 3 November 1772
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 24 November 1794
General de Brigade: 27 April 1796
General de Division: 26 January 1800
Died: 21 March 1801 (Died of wounds received at battle of Canope)

Lanusse (Pierre)

Lapaliere (Marin Gueroult)

Born: 19 September 1745
General de Brigade: 7 April 1793
Died: 12 September 1838

Lapisse (Pierre Bellon)

Laplanche (Jean Baptiste Antoine)

Born: 25 January 1757
Chef de Brigade: 2 October 1794
General de Brigade: 29 August 1803
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 21 September 1808
Died: 8 January 1832

Laplanche - Morthieres (Claude Joseph)

Laplane (Jean Gregoire Barthelemy Rouger de)

Laplume (?)

Born: ?
General de Brigade: 30 July 1802
Died: August 1803

La Poype (Jean Fran�ois Cornu)

Born: 31 May 1758
Colonel: 16 May 1792 (104e Regiment d'Infanterie)
Marechal de Camp: 1 September 1792
General de Division: 8 April 1793
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1814
Baron of the Empire: 29 January 1812
Died: 27 January 1851

Laprun (Pierre)

Born: 16 September 1737
Chef de Brigade: 12 September 1793
General de Brigade: 9 February 1794
General de Division: 10 May 1794
Died: 1822

Lardemelle (Toussaint Joseph)

Born: 14 September 1734
Colonel : 25 July 1791 (11e Regiment de Cavalerie)
Marechal de Camp: 10 June 1792
Died: 12 November 1806

La Riboisiere (Jean Ambroise Baston de)

Laroche (Francois)

Laroche Dubouscat (Antoine)

Born: 16 December 1757
Chef de Brigade : 8 July 1793
General de Brigade: 2 October 1793
General de Division: 30 July 1799
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 21 June 1831

Laronde (Philippe Ambroise Denis)

Born: 6 December 1752
General de Brigade: 16 September 1793
General de Division: 30 September 1793
Died: 21 October 1813

La Roque (Jean Alexandre Durand)

Born : 30 August 1731
Marechal de Camp: 1 March 1791
General de Division: 15 May 1793
Died: 29 July 1816

La Roque (Nicolas Roque dit)

Born: 14 December 1736
Colonel: 12 July 1792 (79e Regiment d'Infanterie)
General de Brigade: 7 September 1793
Died: 1 May 1815

Larroque (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 19 October 1768
Colonel: 2 March 1810
General de Brigade: 31 May 1813
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 29 May 1806
Died: 25 February 1821

La Sabatie (Jean dit Andrieux)

Born: 15 April 1742
General de Brigade: 25 September 1793
Died: 1 March 1811

La Salcette (Jean Jacques Bernardin Colaud)

Born: 27 December 1759
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 June 1795
General de Brigade: 29 October 1795
General de Division: 22 March 1815
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 18 May 1811
Died: 3 September 1834

Lasalle (Antoine Charles Louis de)

Lasalle Cezeau (Francois)

Lastic (Francois de)

Born: 13 July 1729
Colonel: 20 February 176
Marechal de Camp: 3 January 1770
Died: 12 September 1794

Lataye (Pierre Francois)

Laterrade (Jean Jacques)

Born: 19 August 1758
Chef de Brigade : 1 June 1793
General de Brigade: 11 October 1793
Died: 28 February 1794

Latour (Henry Joseph Vincent)

Born: 6 October 1751
Chef de Brigade: 8 November 1793
General de Brigade: 3 November 1794
Died: 1826

Latour (Joseph)

Latour Foissac (Francois Philippe)

Born: 11 July 1750
Chef de Brigade: 8 March 1793
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
Died: 11 February 1804

Latour Foissac (Antoine Henri Armand Jules Elisabeth)

Laubadere (Joseph Marie Tennet de)

Born: 27 April 1745
Adjudant General Colonel: 3 September 1792
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Died: 8 April 1809

Laubadere (Germain Felix Tennet de)

Lauberdiere (Louis Francois Bertrand du Pont d�Aubevoye)

Born:� 27 October 1759
Adjudant General Colonel: 1 April 1791
General de Brigade: 12 February 1807
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 2 April 1807
Baron of the Empire: 3 June 1808
Died: 8 February 1837

Lauer (Jean)

Born: 25 May 1758
Adjudant General Chef de Brigade: 13 March 1794
General de Brigade: 18 March 1807
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 30 June 1811
Count of the Empire: 25 March 1810
Died: 17 December 1816

Laumoy (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 12 April 1750
Marechal de Camp: 25 August 1791
Died: 19 January 1832

Laumur (Michel)

Born: 22 February 1730
Colonel: 5 August 1792 (5e Regiment d'Infanterie)
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Died: 24 March 1794 (Executed)

Laurent (Francois Guillaume Barthelemy)

Born: 24 August 1750
General de Brigade: 19 March 1794
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 14 September 1825

Lauriston (Jacques Alexandre Bernard Law de)

Laval (Mathieu Paul Louis de Montmorency)

Born: 7 August 1748
General de Brigade: 21 December 1808
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 21 December 1808
Died: 28 December 1809

La Val (Anne Gilbert)

Lavallette (Louis Jean Baptiste)

Born: 27 October 1753
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
Died: 28 July 1794 (Executed)

Lavellette du Verdier (Jean Pierre Marie)

Born: 18 February 1767
General de Brigade: 18 January 1803
Died: 19 April 1804

Lavaux (Etienne Maynaud Bizefranc)

Born: 8 August 1751
Colonel: 6 November 1791 (6e Regiment de Dragons)
General de Brigade: 6 June 1793
General de Division: 25 May 1795
Died: 12 May 1828

Laville (Joseph Alexandre Felix Marie)

Born: 10 February 1774
General de Brigade: 3 September 1813
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 17 June 1813
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur:
Died: 22 June 1856

Laville de Villa Stelllone (Gaetan Joseph Prosper Cesar)

Born: 21 August 1775
Colonel: 20 July 1809
General de Brigade: 5 December 1812
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 17 June 1813
Died: 21 October 1848

La Ville sur Illon (Ferdinand)

Born: 4 May 1777
Colonel: 5 June 1809
General de Brigade: 14 September 1813
Died: 1 March 1865

Lazowski (Joseph Felix)

Born: 20 November 1759
Chef de Brigade: 15 May 1799
General de Brigade: 15 August 1806
General de Division: 21 July 1808
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 11 July 1807
Baron of the Empire: 15 August 1809
Died: 8 October 1812

Placed on the Napoleon Series: November 2006

 

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