Polignac, Camille de, 1832-

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Camille Armand Jules Marie, Prince de Polignac (1832-1913) was a French nobleman, scholar, and soldier who joined the Confederate States Army at the outbreak of the American Civil War and became major general before war's end. He was one of the few French-born generals in the war.

From the description of Camille de Polignac letter, 1861 Mar. 22. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 302346485

Camille Arnaud Jules Marie, Prince de Polignac, served in the Confederate States Army, rising to the rank of major general. On his return to France he wrote L'union américaine après la guerre.

From the description of ALS : Paris, to Charles Colcock Jones, 1872 Apr. 15. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122525065

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referencedIn Hardin, J. Fair (James Fair), 1893-1940. J. Fair Hardin collection, 1718-1939 (bulk 1832-1939). Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Polignac, Camille de, b. 1832. ALS : Paris, to Charles Colcock Jones, 1872 Apr. 15. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Guess, George W. George W. Guess papers, 1861-1865. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn Confederate officers photograph album, n.d. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Biography -- Polignac, Camille, Prince de. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
creatorOf Polignac, Camille de, b. 1832. Camille de Polignac letter, 1861 Mar. 22. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Polignac, Camille de, b. 1832. [Letters, 1844-1867] [microform]. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
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Generals--Biography
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Soldiers
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Birth 1832-02-16

Death 1913-11-15

French

English,

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