BERTHA Louis-Alexander( Marshal of the Empire, Prince of Neuchatel, Prince of Wagram)
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Berthier, Louis-Alexandre - Berthier, Louis-Alexandre (1753-1815) - Marshal of the Empire, Prince of Neuchatel (1806) and Prince of Wagram (1809). In 1796-97 he. Chief of Staff of the Italian Army. In 1799-1807 he. War Minister. From 1805 until 1814 - Chief of General Staff of the Great Army. He accompanied Napoleon in all his campaigns, and one of those who persuaded him to sign the abdication. When was accepted by Louis XVIII and granted a peerage. In 1815, Mr.. accompanied the King of Belgium, after his return to Paris by Napoleon. Ibid resigned and left in his castle, he granted by Napoleon in Bavaria, where he committed suicide.