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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-�-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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