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Seven new Princes for the French Army
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Author:  Brucebear [ Tue Mar 22, 2005 7:00 am ]
Post subject:  Seven new Princes for the French Army

Maréchal Jeff Bardon, CiC, Duc de Castiglione et Prince de Wagram
Maréchal Jonathan Thayer,Moyenne Garde, Duc de Saalfeld et Prince de Friedland
Maréchal Drew Stone,Garde, Duc de Hanau et Prince d'Abensberg
Maréchal Barry Maunsell, Artillery, Duc de Frankfurt et Prince de Venice
Général de Division Michael Cox,AdR, Comte de Marseille et Prince de Tuscany
Général Chuck Jensen,AdN, Comte de Suchet et Prince de Trevise
Maréchal Dean Beecham,Jeune Garde, Comte d'Arles et Prince de d'Istria

An officer will retain the two highest titles e.g. Comte and Duc would no longer be referred to as Baron, Similarly a Duc and Prince would no longer retain their title Comte.

Should this be an issue please post to

General Baron Bruce Hall, Brigade de Lanciers de la Moyenne Garde,
1er Brigade
2eme Div de Cuirassier
Le Corps de Calvary de IV,
L'armée des Rhin

Author:  Jeff Bardon [ Tue Mar 22, 2005 4:36 pm ]
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To be included in such august company, a singular honor indeed.

Gentlemen, a toast. May you be ever victorious on the field and may the Allies never tire of falling on their swords to avoid your wrath.

To la Gloire, la Patrie et notre Empereur!

Jeff Bardon

Duc de Castiglione
Prince de Wagram
Commandant de la Vieille Garde
Marechal de France
CiC- La Grande Armee

Author:  Sir Muddy [ Wed Mar 23, 2005 2:28 am ]
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Really, such a pity -- forced to give up your Compte for a Duc.
I had a pet duc once. But one evening I had nothing to eat with my bottle of fine red wine (a spoil of war), so I had to cook the duc.
Very nice. I don't miss him at all. In fact, I often think back on him rather fondly. Why I remember he would waddle around behind my horse and fluff up his feathers whenever I mentioned the name of Marachel Maunsell (God rest his soul).

Actually, it seems quite funny that the Emperor would give M. Maunsell a ducky after he was captured and sent to the English penal colony of Australia. Well, cheers to all the new ducs and princes. May their honorary titles never fade away -- even after being trampled upon by a pair of old and muddy British cavalry boots.

<font color="orange">Oh my -- seems that I have confused my ducs with my princes. I suppose I shall never learn. Please pass this note on to the rightful recipients. Duc, duc, duc, duc, GOOSE!</font id="orange">

FM Sir 'Muddy' Jones, KG
2nd Life Guards, Household Cavalry
CO, Cavalry Corps
Allied CiC

Author:  Mike Cox [ Wed Mar 23, 2005 9:31 am ]
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Excellent! My own place in the sun...

<b>Général de Division Prince Michael Cox de Tuscany</b>
Comte de Moselle et Marseille
Baron de l'Empire
<i>Armée du Rhin
2e battallion, 1er Regiment de Chasseurs a Pied
Infanterie de la Vieille Garde</i>

Author:  SLudwig [ Wed Mar 23, 2005 3:23 pm ]
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Princesses!!! [:D][:D]

Congrats chambermaids!! [;)]

[url=""]<b>Generallieutenant Scott Ludwig</b>[/url]

3. Infanterie-Brigade and Aide-du-Camp
I. Armee Korps
Heer am Niederrhein
[url=""]Preußische Armee[/url]

12-pdr Garde-Battalion
[url=""]Preußische Armee Garde-Brigade[/url]


GroßHerzog von Saxe-Weimar
(Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar)

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