Henri Philippe Benoni Omer Joseph Pétain (24 April 1856 – 23 July 1951),
generally known as ..... Pétain was appointed Inspector-General of the Army in
February 1922 and produced, in...
Henri-Philippe Pétain (1856-1951) was a World War I French general who was
later imprisoned for treason. A 58-year-old colonel at the start of battle in 1914, ...
French general, leader of the Vichy collaborationist government. ... Henri Philippe
Pétain was born on 24 April 1856 into a farming family from northern France.
Earlier, in February, the anniversary of the 1916 battle of Verdun, in which Pétain
had won heroic fame, had moved General de Gaulle to suggest that he be ...
Pétain Henri Pétain was a military and political leader and France´s greatest hero
... As a general during World War I, he won fame for his successful defense of ...
16 Aug 2016. Philippe Pétain was the hero of the Battle of Verdun in World War
One. ... Just before the outbreak of war, Pétain was promoted to general. Pétain ...
The French general and statesman Henri Philippe Pétain (1856-1951), a military
hero in World War I, headed the collaborationist Vichy regime during World War ...
Jul 23, 2010 ... During the First World War, Pétain was hailed as the 'Saviour of ... less than a
betrayal, and many labelled General Charles de Gaulle, who had ...
Philippe Petain and Fascism in Vichy France by William P. Meyers. ... General
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Philippe Pétain | World War II Database. ... 1942, he publicly denounced Admiral
François Darlan for cooperating with American General Dwight Eisenhower.