Jean-Joseph Farre

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Jean-Joseph Farre
General Farre.jpg
General Farre
Born (1816-05-15)15 May 1816
Valence, France
Died 24 March 1887(1887-03-24) (aged 70)
Paris, France
Allegiance France Kingdom of France
 French Second Republic
 Second French Empire
 French Third Republic
Service/branch French Army
Rank Général de Division
Battles/wars Conquest of Algeria
Franco-Austrian War
Franco-Prussian War
Awards Legion of Honour (Grand Officier)

Jean-Joseph Frédéric Albert Farre (15 May 1816, Valence – 24 March 1887, Paris) was a French general and statesman.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Henri François Xavier Gresley
Minister of War
28 December 1879 – 14 November 1881
Succeeded by
Jean-Baptiste Campenon