Gabriel Venance Rey

Military Person

1763 – 1836

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Who was Gabriel Venance Rey?

Gabriel Venance Rey or Antoine Gabriel Rey, 24 July 1763 – 20 April 1836, became a general officer in the army of France during the French Revolutionary Wars and led a division under Napoleon Bonaparte in the Italian campaign of 1796-1797. He ran afoul of Napoleon and was not employed again until 1808, when he was sent to fight in Spain. He retired from military service in 1820.

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Born
Jul 24, 1763
Also known as
  • Antoine Gabriel Rey
Nationality
  • France
Profession
Died
Apr 20, 1836

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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