Forey, Élie Frédéric

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Name
Forey, Élie Frédéric Gender: M
born on 10 January 1804 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°10' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 21°18 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 01°14'



Élie Frédéric Forey

Biography

French military figure.

He was named commanding general of the French expeditionary corps to Mexico in 1862. His troops landed in September 1862 in Veracruz, and in May 1863, his forces captured Puebla after a protracted siege and then Mexico City as well. For this, Forey was appointed marshal of France.

He died in Paris on 20 June 1872.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'diverses' pdf file, p. 4.

Categories

  • Vocation : Military : Honors (Marshal of France)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career