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Maurice Gustave Gamelin

Overview page. Subjects: Second World War.

(1872–1958)

French general. As a staff officer in World War I he helped to plan the successful Battle of the Marne (1914) and served with distinction through the war. In World War...

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Gamelin

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 70 words.

1. French: from pet form of any of the compound personal names formed with gamal, related to Old Norse

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Gamelin, General Maurice-Gustave (1872–1958)

in The Oxford Companion to World War II

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Second World War. 791 words.

(1872–1958).

General Joseph Joffre's operations officer on the Marne in 1914, Gamelin enjoyed a meteoric rise in

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Gamelin (d. 1271), bishop of St Andrews

A. A. M. Duncan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; UK Politics. 594 words.

Gamelin (d. 1271), bishop of St Andrews, was of illegitimate birth, probably Scottish and possibly a sprig of the Comyns; a French origin associated with Queen Marie de Coucy has also been...

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GAMELIN, Jacques (1738 - 1803), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 1462 words.

French, 18th century, male.

Born 3 October 1738, in Carcassonne; died 12 October 1803, in Carcassonne.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. History painting, religious...

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Gamelin, Général Maurice

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 225 words.

Born 20 Sept. 1872; died 18 April 1958

Grand Croix Légion d’Honneur; Médaille Militaire Française; Grand Croix de l’Ordre du Bain, 1939; Grand Croix de Victoria, ...

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Gamelin, Maurice Gustave (1872–1958)

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 71 words.

(1872–1958)

French general. As a staff officer in World War I he helped to plan the successful

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Gamelin, Maurice Gustave (1872–1958)

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 69 words.

As a staff officer in World War I he helped to plan the successful Battle of the *Marne (

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Gamelin, Jacques (1738 - 1803), painter, draughtsman, engraver

Olivier Michel.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 787 words.

French painter, draughtsman and engraver. He was employed as a book-keeper in Toulouse by Nicolas-Joseph Marcassus, Baron de Puymaurin, who (on the strength of marginal drawings in the...

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