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Cavagnari, Sir Pierre Louis Napoleon (1841-1879), army and political officer in India

George Clement Boase and James Lunt

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/4916

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Cavagnari, Sir Pierre Louis Napoleon (1841-1879), army and political officer in India, was born on 4 July 1841 at Stenay, département of the Meuse, France; he was the son of General Adolphe Cavagnari, an Italian of an ancient and noble Parmesan family ILN, 231, formerly an officer in Napoleon's army, ...

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