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Jacques Louis François Delaistre de Tilly
Jacques Louis François Delaistre de Tilly
Born 2 February 1749 (1749-02-02)
Died 10 January 1822 (1822-01-11) (aged 72)
Place of birth Vernon, Eure, France
Place of death Paris, France
Allegiance France France
Service/branch Cavalry
Rank General of Division
Battles/wars

French Revolutionary Wars

Napoleonic Wars

Awards Baron d'Empire (1812)

Jacques-Louis-François Delaistre de Tilly (2 February 1749, Vernon, Eure – 10 January 1822, Paris) became a general officer in the French army during the French Revolutionary Wars. He led a cavalry division in a number of battles during the Napoleonic Wars. His name is inscribed under the Arc de Triomphe.

Service

Decorations

  • 25 March 1809 : Chevalier d'Empire
  • 23 April 1812 : Baron d'Empire

Honours

Footnotes

  1. Smith, p 203
  2. Smith, p 204
  3. Smith, p 223
  4. Smith, p 227
  5. Smith, p 231
  6. Smith, p 240
  7. Glover, p 392

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