Jean Armand de Maillé-Brézé (Duc de Maillé-Brézé)


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor, Administrator, Marine, Soldier 
Date of Birth18.10.1619 - Milly-le-MeugonFWIKI
First Known Service18.10.1619FWIKI
UncleArmand Jean du Plessis de Richelieu (1585-1642)FWIKI
Cousin François de Vignerot (Marquis de Pont de Courlay) (d.1646)FWIKI
Last Known Service14.6.1646FWIKI
Date of Death14.6.1646 - Battle of OrbitelloFWIKI
Cause of DeathKilled in actionFWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
 Appointed duc de Maillé-BrézéNNF-1610
16391642Appointed Général des Galères de FranceFWIKI
22.7.1640 Commanded the Amiral French Squadron at the Battle of Cádiz 
22.7.1640 Commander-in-Chief at the Battle of Cádiz 
1641 Appointed Ambassador at PortugalFWIKI
1641 Amiral (52), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerNNF-1610
1.7.16423.7.1642Commanded the French Fleet at the Battle of Barcelona 
4.12.164214.6.1646Appointed Grand Maître de la NavigationFWIKI
4.12.164214.6.1646Appointed Gouverneur at La RochelleFWIKI
4.12.164214.6.1646Appointed Gouverneur at AunisFWIKI
2.9.1643 Commanded the French Fleet at the Battle of Cabo de Gata 
2.9.1643 Commander-in-Chief at the Battle of Cabo de Gata 
164614.6.1646Grand Saint Louis (48), Capitaine de Vaisseau and Commanding OfficerNNF-1610
14.6.1646 Commanded the Center Division at the Battle of Orbitello 
14.6.1646 Commander-in-Chief at the Battle of Orbitello 


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