Préfet Maritime, Rochefort - Aunis - French

Extant from : 1800/04/27

The Préfet Maritime is a servant of the French State who exercises authority over the sea in one particular region (a Préfecture maritime).

The dignity was created in 1800 to unify the command of harbours (civil administrator) and the command of the Navy (Admiral).


from Wikipedia


Date fromDate toHolderSource
18011810 Pierre Martin (1751/52-1820)FWIKI
18101811/04 Laurent Jean François Truguet (1751/52-1839)FWIKI
18161821Chevalier François Henri Eugene Daugier (1764-1834)FWIKI
1827/01/071833/06Chevalier Pierre Roch Jurien de la Graviere (1772-1849)FWIKI
1844/08/281848/01/20 Joseph Grégoire CasyFWIKI

Other Préfet Maritime locations

Amsterdam, Brest, Genoa, Liguria, Lorient, Toulon,