Reynaud, Auguste Adolphe Marc
|born on||6 May 1804 at 23:55 (= 11:55 PM )|
|Place||Toulon, France, 43n07, 5e56|
|Timezone||LMT m5e56 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||16°10' 08°02 Asc. 19°28'|
French naval surgeon and naturalist, who obtained a "third-class" naval ranking in 1821. Beginning in 1846, he served as chief surgeon, and in 1858 was named inspector general of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery. During the Franco-Prussian War he was tasked with the organization of naval ambulance services.
He took part in several sea voyages during his career, most notably in 1827/28 aboard the Chevrette, from which he collected zoological specimens during trips to India, Burma and the Dutch East Indies. In 1836 he became a correspondent member of the Académie Nationale de Médecine.
He died on 4 February 1887 in Toulon, aged 82.
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 82)
- Vocation : Medical : Surgeon
- Vocation : Military : Other Military (Naval surgeon)
- Vocation : Science : Biology (Naturalist)
- Vocation : Travel : Adventurer