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French Alexis CHALBOS

French general of the French Revolutionary Wars

Published by :  Lionel LE TALLEC

Born: on March 06, 1736 in Cubières, France
Died: on March 17, 1803 in Mayence, France


In 1751, Chalbos joined the régiment de Normandie as a private. In June 1789 he was promoted to captain, then to general in 1793. He served especially in the War in the Vendée, for a short time succeeding Thomas-Alexandre Dumas as commander in chief of the armée de l'Ouest. He ended his career in command of the forces in the stronghold at Mainz.

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See Also :

- Category French Ancien Régime