Battet, Robert

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Name
Battet, Robert Gender: M
Robert Marie Joseph Battet
born on 4 October 1893 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Le Mans, France, 48n0, 0e12
Timezone LST m2e2015 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 11°23' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 04°28 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 22°03'



Biography

French admiral who served in Algiers and North Africa during World War II. He was also responsible for commanding the operations of the French fleet at the landing in Provence in August 1944. In 1945, he was appointed as commander of the 1st Division fleet sent to Indochina. He served as head of the naval forces in the Far East, ending his career in 1950 as Chief of Staff of the marines. He died on 14 July 1950 at Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from birth certificate no. 933 in the online Sarthe archive, p. 394.

Categories

  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Admiral of the French fleet)