Marshal Niel
Marechal Niel Mare"chal Niel" [F.] A kind of large yellow rose. [Written also {Marshal Niel}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Marechal or Marshal Niel — Noisette Noi*sette , n. (Bot.) A hybrid rose produced in 1817, by a French gardener, Noisette, of Charleston, South Carolina, from the China rose and the musk rose. It has given rise to many fine varieties, as the {Lamarque}, the {Marechal (or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Niel, Adolphe — ▪ French military officer born Oct. 4, 1802, Muret, France died Aug. 13, 1869, Paris       French army officer and marshal who, as minister of war, made an unsuccessful attempt to reorganize the French army in 1868.       Niel was trained as an… …   Universalium

  • NIEL, ADOLPHE —    French marshal, born at Muret; entered the Engineers 1825, served in the Algerine War in 1835, before Rome in 1849, at Bomarsund in 1854, at Sebastopol in 1856, as well as at Magenta and Solferino, and finally became Minister of War (1802… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Marechal Niel — Mare chal Niel [F.] A kind of large yellow rose. [Written also {Marshal Niel}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Adolphe Niel — Born 4 October 1802 (1802 10 04) …   Wikipedia

  • Franco-Prussian War — Infobox Military Conflict caption=Pierre Georges Jeanniot s La ligne de feu (1886), depicting the Battle of Mars La Tour partof=the wars of German unification conflict=Franco Prussian War date=19 July 1870 – 10 May 1871 place=France and Prussia… …   Wikipedia

  • Edmond Le Bœuf — Edmond Leboeuf (5 November 1809 7 June 1888) was a marshal of France. He was born at Paris, passed through the École polytechnique and the school of Metz, and distinguished himself as an artillery officer in Algerian warfare, becoming colonel in… …   Wikipedia

  • Marie-Edme-Patrice-Maurice de MacMahon —     Marie Edmé Patrice Maurice de MacMahon     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Marie Edmé Patrice Maurice de MacMahon     Duc de Magenta, Marshal of France, President of the French Republic; born at Sully, Saône et Loire, 13 July, 1808; died at… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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