Historical Figures

Suchet Louis-Gabriel(1770 - 1826)

Last updated:2022-07-25

He met Bonaparte at the siege of Toulon, and took part in the great battles of Italy under the orders of Masséna. He then passes under the orders of Brune then Joubert with whom he sympathizes. He then became inspector general of the infantry. He left for Spain, where he pacified Catalonia by sympathizing with the local population. During the Hundred Days, he defends the Italian border.