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Préfet Maritime, Cherbourg - Normandy - 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).

 

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Date fromDate toHolderSource
18131815/12
François Romuald Alexandre de MoliniFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1809-1827
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18271831
Pierre Charles Toussaint Pouyer (Baron )French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1805-1838
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1836/05/141841/11/29
André Jules François de Martineng de la FargeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1788-1841
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Other Préfet Maritime locations

Amsterdam, Antwerpen, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Brest, Dunkirk, Genoa, Guadeloupe, Le Havre, Lorient, Rochefort, Toulon,