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Thomas Robert Bugeaud de la Piconnerie, Duke of Isly, was a French national hero as a result of his role in conquering Algeria. Thomas Bugeaud was born in Limoges on Oct. 15, 1784, into a family of country squires who were later ruined by the Revolution of 1789. Growing up in rural France, he guarded his rustic manners and attachment to the land... More...
Algeria, 1950, Abd al-Kader and Marshal Bugeaud
France, 1944, Marshal Bugeaud