Garde Nationale

Some articles on garde nationale:

Marie Antoinette - Queenship: 1774–1792 - July 1789–1792: The French Revolution
... National Constituent Assembly, which was now ruling Paris and conscripting men to serve in the Garde Nationale ... his wife and Madame Elisabeth, to move to Paris under the watchful eye of the Garde Nationale ... was falsely accused in the libelles of having an affair with the commander of the Garde Nationale, the marquis de La Fayette ...
Alexandre De Laborde - Biography - The Restauration and Louis-Philippe
... As adjudant-major of the garde nationale in 1814, in command of the Tuileries, he had the mission of reaching the Russian encampment, the night of 31 March 1814, to ... in the Revolution of 1830 as a general Garde nationale and aide-de-camp of the king, who sent him to Spain as ambassador ...
Marquis De Lafayette
... American Revolutionary War and a leader of the Garde nationale during the French Revolution ... Lafayette was appointed commander-in-chief of the Garde nationale in response to violence ... to maintain order—to the point of ordering the Garde nationale to fire on demonstrators at the Champ de Mars in July 1791—an action for which he ultimately was persecuted by the ...