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Napoleon's General Who Died in Russia Returned to France
« on: July 13, 2021, 10:41:50 AM »
Remains of French Napoleonic General Charles-Étienne César Gudin who died during the invasion of Russia were returned to France.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-57810139
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Re: Napoleon's General Who Died in Russia Returned to France
« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2021, 01:44:58 PM »
Interesting.  In one of the related articles there is mention that Macron will give a speech tomorrow at Napoleon's tomb in Paris.  Something a French president has done ever if at all.
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