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Aboville, Francois Marie, comte de (1730-1817) [Related to the artillery of Rochambeau's army] [In French]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10016 Author/Creator: Aboville, Francois Marie, comte de (1730-1817) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 1 January 1781 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Signed by "d'Aboville," Colonel Francois Marie, comte de Aboville. Also signed by Gau as commissary of artillery and by Nadal as director of the artillery park. A third signature is illegible. Lists artillery equipment and munitions for a siege by the army of the Comte de Rochambeau for the 1781 campaign.

People: Aboville, Francois Marie, comte de, 1730-1817.
Rochambeau, Jean-Baptiste-Donatien de Vimeur, comte de, 1725-1807.

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Keywords/Subjects: Muster Rolls and Returns, Artillery, France, Revolutionary War, Revolutionary War General, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs, Ammunition, Battle, Military History

Sub Era: The War for Independence