Napoleon Bonaparte document / signed letter patent captain - 1803. Document signed "bonaparte" (secretary), saint cloud, 3 prairial an eleven (23 May 1803), 1 page vellum in folio (33x23.5 cm), war department header, engraved vignette, seal under paper. Document also signed by the Minister of War Alexander Berthier and the Secretary of State Hugues Maret. Nice certificate of appointment to the rank of captain at 44. Semi-brigade of line for the citizen stone-françois olive tree.
In particular, the document describes the state of the olive services "born in Perpignan in 1760, soldier in the 2. September 1792 and captain on 2.Battalion on 5 September 1794" as well as details of his "campaigns, actions and injuries". "has made the campaigns of the years 1792, 1793, [years] 2, 3, 4, 5, 6.7, 8, 9 and 10".
"injured with a shot by jumping in the enemy's entrenchments to the case of Dundervaldenle 23 fructidor an 6". Under the consulate, he received the portfolio of the Ministry of War which he retained until 1807. When the imperial regime was established in 1804, Napoleon raised him to the dignity of the marechal of empire and then the sovereign prince of neuchâtel and valangin in 1806. Appointed secretary of state in 1799 by Bonaparte, his task increased in 1802 from that of chief of staff of Bonaparte, who quickly appreciated his intelligence, his discretion and his great power of work. Nice document, good general condition sent by registered mail.The item "napoléon bonaparte document / letter signed patent captain 1803" has been on sale since Saturday, July 24, 2021. It is in the category "collections\letters, old papers\autographs\historical persons". The seller is "*epistole*" and is located at/in bets. This item can be delivered anywhere in the world.