This Day In History
This Day In History
Thursday, December 12, 2019

«French soldier»

Michel Ney

Michel Ney
(January 10, 1769 - December 7, 1815)
Michel Ney was a French soldier and military commander during the French Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic Wars. He was one of the original 18 Marshals of France created by Napoleon I. He was known as Le Rougeaud ("red faced" or "ruddy") by his men and nicknamed le Brave des Braves ("the bravest of the brave") by Napoleon.
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