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Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789 - 1814: Abbatucci to Azemar

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.

Abbatucci (Jacques Pierre)Born: 7 September 1723

Marechal de Camp: 1 March 1791
General de Brigade: 17 December 1795
General de Division: 16 April 1796
Died: 17 March 1813

Francois Marie d'Abboville

Francois Marie d'Abboville

 

Abbatucci (Jean Charles)

Born: 15 November 1770
General de Brigade: 10 July 1796
Died: 2 December 1796 (of wounds received on the 1 December 1796)

Abbe (Louis Jean Nicolas)

Abboville (Francois Marie d�)

Born: 23 January 1730
Colonel: 19 April 1782 (Regiment d�Artillerie de Metz)
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
General de Division: 28 April 1793
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Count of the Empire: 26 May 1808
Died: 1 November 1817

Augustin Gabriel d'Abboville

Augustin Gabriel d'Abboville

 

Abboville (Augustin Gabriel d�)

Born: 20 March 1733
General de Brigade: 14 March 1809
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 23 June 1810
Baron of the Empire: 20 February 1812
Died:15 August 1820

Aboville (Augustin Marie d�)

Age (Pierre)

Born: 20 November 1756
Chef de Brigade: 19 October 1796
General de Brigade: 3 May 1797
Died: 28 October 1813

Auguste Marie d'Abboville

Auguste Marie d'Abboville

 

Agoult (Louis Annibal de Saint - Michel d�)

Born: 22 February 1747
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 19 December 1809
Died: 17 December 1810

Agoult (Pierre Nicolas d�)

Born: 1 December 1773
Chef de Brigade: 14 September 1796
General de Brigade: 22 December 1800
Died: 27 February 1801

Aigremont (Guillaume Francois d�)

Aiguillon (Armand Desire de Vignerrot du Plessis - Richelieu d�)

Albert (Joseph Jean Baptiste)

Born: 28 August 1771
Chef de Brigade: 30 December 1801
General de Brigade: 12 January 1807
General de Division: 21 November 1812
Grand Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 10 August 1813
Baron of the Empire: 14 April 1810
Died: 7 September 1822

Albignac (Louis Alexandre d�)

Born: 22 March 1739
Colonel: 22 August 1780 (Regiment de Pondichery)
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Died:17 January 1825

Albignac (Philippe Francois Maurice de Rivet d�)

Born: 25 July 1775
General de Brigade: 28 July 1808 (In the service of Westphalia)
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 25 September 1812
Died: 31 January 1824

Allent (Pierre Alexandre Joseph)

Born: 9 August 1772
General de Brigade: 28 January 1814
Died: 5 July 1837

Allix de Vaux (Jacques Alexandre Francois Comte de Freudenthal)

Almeras (Louis)

Born: 15 March 1768
General de Brigade: 25 March 1800
General de Division: 16 October 1812
Baron of the Empire: 27 September 1810
Died: 7 January 1828

Alorna (Pierre d� Almeida)

Ambert (Jean Jacques)

Born: 30 September 1765
General de Brigade: 22 September 1793
General de Division: 12 November 1793
Died: 20 November 1851

Ameil (Auguste Jean Joseph Gilbert)

Amey (Francois Pierre Joseph)

Born: 2 October 1768
General de Brigade: 28 November 1793
General de Division: 19 November 1812
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 11 June 1810
Died: 16 November 1850

Ancel (Louis)

Born: 23 August 1736
General de Brigade: 14 August 1793
Died: 30 December 1802

Andreossy (Victor Antoine)

Born: 9 August 1747
Chef de Brigade: 16 October 1795
General de Brigade: 25 July 1799
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 26 April 1808
Died: 14 November 1819

Andreossy (Antoine Francois)

Born: 6 March 1761
Chef de Brigade: 6 December 1796
General de Brigade: 16 November 1797
General de Division: 6 January 1800
Grand Eagle of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 August 1809
Count of the Empire: 24 February 1809
Died: 10 September 1828

Anselme (Jacques Bernard Modeste d�)

Born: 22 July 1740
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
Lieutenant General: 22 May 1792
Died: 17 September 1814

Anthing (Charles Henry Guillaume)

Born: 11 November 1766
Colonel: 23 October 1806
General-Major: 17 February 1808
Colonel: 27 November 1808 (Garde du Corps a Pied Holland)
General de Brigade: 10 November 1810
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 190 August 1813
Baron of the Empire: 19 July 1813Died: 7 February 1823

Anthouard de Vraincourt (Charles Nicolas)

Antoine (Francois Louis)

Born: 7 May 1744
General de Brigade: 8 March 1793
Died: 13 April 1837

Aoust (Eustache Charles Joseph d�)

Born: 27 February 1763
General de Brigade: 2 June 1793
Died: 2 July 1794 (Guillotined)

Arbois de Jubainville (Joseph Louis d�)

Born: 15 January 1764
General de Brigade: October 1802
Died: 16 November 1803

Arbonneau (Mathieu Joseph d�)

Born: 1 October 1750
General de Brigade: 15 March 1793
Died: 21 June 1813

Arcon (Jean Claude Eleonor le Michaud d�)

Born: 18 November 1733
Marechal de Camp: 13 June 1791
Died: 1 July 1800

Argence (Pierre Jacques Jean Hector du Bousquet d�)

Argod (Francois)

Born: 15 May 1759
General de Brigade: 26 March 1799
Died: 27 April 1799 (Killed at the battle� of Cassano)

Argoubet (Jean d�)

Argoud (Pierre)

Born: 1763
General de Brigade: 12 November 1793
Died: 1804

Arlandes de Salton (Louis Francois Pierre d�)

Arnaud (Antoine)

Arnaud (Jean)

Arnauld (Pierre Louis d�)

Born: 17 May 1771
General de Brigade: 17 November 1808
Baron of the Empire: 25 March 1810
Died: 6 May 1832

Arrighi de Casanova (Jean Toussaint)

Arut de Grandpre (Louis d�)

Born: 11 September 1732
Marechal de Camp: 27 May 1792
General de Division: 15 May 1793
Died: ?

Asselin de Williencourt (Domitien Joseph)

Born: 19 October 1771
General de Brigade: 25 March 1814
Chevalier of the Empire: 22 October 1810
Died: 23 January 1835

Aubert (Claude)

Born: 31 January 1752
Chef de Brigade: 5 June 1793
General de Brigade: 27 November 1793
Died: 6 July 1794

Aubert - Dubayet (Jean Baptiste Annibal)

Born: 19 April 1757
General de Brigade: 2 April 1793
Died: 17 December 1797

Aubree (Rene Francois Jean)

Aubry (Francois)

Born: 12 December 1747
General de Brigade: 15 May 1793
Died: 1 July 1798

Aubry Darencey (Joseph Gabriel)

Born: 20 August 1749
General de Brigade: 10 July 1806
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 15 June 1804
Chevalier of the Empire: 9 May 1811
Died: 22 September 1835

Aubry de la Boucharderie (Claude Charles)

Aubugeois dit de La Borde (Antoine Jean Baptiste)

Born: 16 January 1748
General de Brigade: 6 January 1794
Died: 14 March 1814

Marshal Charles Pierre Augereau

Marshal Charles Pierre Augereau

 

Augereau (Charles Pierre Francois)

Born: 21 October 1757
General de Division: 23 December 1793
Marechal de l�Empire: 19 May 1804
Grand Eagle of the Legion d'Honneur: 2 February 1804
Duc de Castiglione: 19 March 1808
Died: 12 June 1816

Augereau (Jean Pierre)

Born: 27 September 1772
Chef de Brigade : 19 September 1799
General de Brigade: 8 May 1808
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Baron of the Empire: 13 August 1811
Died: 25 September 1836

Augier (Jean Baptiste)

Born: 25 January 1769
General de Brigade: 27 January 1794
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 3 September 1819

Aulard (Pierre)

Aulmont de Verrieres (Nicolas Gregoire)

Born: 5 August 1746
Chef de Brigade: 11 August 1793
General de Brigade: 30 October 1793
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Chevalier of the Empire: 9 January 1810
Baron of the Empire: 1 March 1812
Died: 10 November 1831

Aumont (Louis Guy de Villequier d�)

Born: 5 August 1732
Colonel: 1 February 1748
Colonel: 15 January 1758 (Regiment d'Infanterie d�Aumont)
Marechal de Camp: 25 July 1762
Lieutenat General: 20 May 1791
Died: 20 October 1799

Auriol (Vincent d�)       

Aussenac (Pierre Gabriel)

Autancourt (Pierre d�)

Auvare (Joseph Gaspard de Corporandi d�)

Born: 1 June 1722
Colonel: 7 August 1778
Marechal de Camp: 9 March 1788
General de Division: 8 March 1793
Died: 1 May 1804

Avice (Jacques Philippe)

Avogari de Gentile (Jean Jacques Vincent)

Born: 22 January 1760
Colonel: 31 May 1806 (2e Legion de Gendarmerie)
Colonel: 4 June 1806 (1er Legion de Gendarmerie Napolitaine)
General de Brigade: 20 May 1808 (In the service of Naples)
Chevalier of the Legion d'Honneur: 15 June 1804Died: 6 June1825Avril (Jean Jacques)Born: 11 November 1752
General de Brigade: 10 January 1794
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 June 1804
Died: 19 June 1839

Avy (Antoine Sylvain)

Born: 25 May 1776
General de Brigade: 19 May 1811
Member of the Legion d'Honneur: 11 July 1807
Baron of the Empire: 9 January 1810
Died: 13 January 1814 (Died of wounds received at the defence of Marxem)

Axamitowski (Vincent)

Born: 15 September 1760
Chef de Brigade: 8 March 1803
General de Brigade: 13 November 1806
Died: 1828

Aymard (Antoine)

Born: 13 October 1773
Colonel: 23 February 1807
General de Brigade: 12 April 1813
Baron of the Empire: 20 July 1808
Died: 20 April 1861

Ayme (Charles Jean Louis)

Born: 28 January 1770
General de Brigade: 8 November 1809
Officer of the Legion d'Honneur: 14 May 1807
Baron of the Empire: 15 January 1809
Died: 27 June 1852

Azemar (Francois Basile)

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: February 2006

 

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