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Biography of Luis Armando de. Duque de Lauzun y de Biron Gontaud (1747-1793)


French General, Duke of Lauzun and Biron. He commanded an expedition against Senegal, made the war of American independence, he was Deputy of the States General, commanded the army of the Rihn and won against the foreign armies and against the vendeans. But as he had presented his resignation with great insistence, the Board of public safety made him fire, Carrier accused of carelessness and other faults, so was sentenced to death, marching to the ordeal with the greater spirit.


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