Préfet Maritime, Amsterdam - Holland - 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
18121813/11Laurent Jean François Truguet (1751/52-1839)FWIKI

Other Préfet Maritime locations

Brest, Genoa, Liguria, Lorient, Rochefort, Toulon,