Ney,Michel

Ney,Michel
Ney (nā), Michel Duc d'Elchingen and Prince de la Moskowa. 1769-1815.
French marshal who commanded the rear guard in Napoleon I's retreat from Moscow (1812) and later deserted Louis XVIII to aid Napoleon at Waterloo (1815).

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  • Ney, Michel — (1769 1815) (duke of Elchingen, prince of the Muskowa)    marshal of France    Born in Sarrelouis, Michel Ney joined the army in 1788, became a captain during the revolution of 1789 (1794), and, two years later, after the capture of Mannheim, was …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Ney, Michel — (1769–1815)    A famous Napoleonic marshal and Napoleon Bonaparte ’s most loyal subordinate.    Ney reached the rank of brigadier general in 1796 and commanded a division three years later. He distinguished himself in the Low Countries, on the… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Ney, Michel, Duc D'elchingen, Prince De La Moskowa — ▪ French duke Introduction born Jan. 10, 1769, Sarrelouis, Fr. died Dec. 7, 1815, Paris  one of the best known of Napoleon s marshals (from 1804), who pledged his allegiance to the restored Bourbon monarchy when Napoleon abdicated in 1814. Upon… …   Universalium

  • Ney, Michel, duke d'Elchingen — born Jan. 10, 1769, Sarrelouis, France died Dec. 7, 1815, Paris French army officer, the best known of Napoleon s marshals. He distinguished himself in the French Revolutionary Wars and rose to general in 1799. A supporter of Napoleon, he was… …   Universalium

  • NEY, MICHEL —    peer and marshal of France, born at Sarrelouis, son of a cooper; entered the army as a private hussar in 1797; distinguished himself by his bravery in the wars of the Revolution and the Empire, and earned for himself from the army under… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Ney, Michel, duque de Elchingen — (10 ene. 1769, Sarrelouis, Francia–7 dic. 1815, París). Oficial del ejército francés, el más conocido de los mariscales de Napoleón I. Se distinguió en las guerras revolucionarias francesas y ascendió a general en 1799. Partidario de Napoleón,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Michel Ney — Michel Ney, Marshal of France Nickname Le Rougeaud, le Brave des Braves …   Wikipedia

  • Michel Ney — [mi ʃɛl nɛ], Herzog von Elchingen, Fürst von der Moskwa (* 10. Januar 1769 in Saarlouis; † 7. Dezember 1815 in Paris) war Marschall von Frankreich. Napoléon nannte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Michel-Louis-Félix Ney — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ney. Michel Louis Félix Ney, 2ème duc d Elchingen (1804 1854), était le deuxième fils du maréchal Ney. Il est élu député du Pas de Calais en 1846, et se rallie en 1849 à Louis Napoléon qui le fait général. Il… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Michel Louis Felix Ney — Michel Louis Félix Ney Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ney. Michel Louis Félix Ney, 2ème duc d Elchingen (1804 1854), était le deuxième fils du maréchal Ney. Il est élu député du Pas de Calais en 1846, et se rallie en 1849 à Louis Napoléon qui… …   Wikipédia en Français

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