Ranking Order* of included individuals
in ranking order
LIEUTENANT-GENERALS/MAJOR-GENERALS (GÉNÉRAUX DE DIVISION) and BRIGADIERS (GÉNÉRAUX DE BRIGADE), (INCLUDING THE MARÉCHAUX DE CAMP)
COLONELS (and CAPITAINES DE VAISSEAU)
(CIVILIANS, ARTISTS, SCIENTISTS, FAMOUX WOMEN WHO PLAYED A ROLE DURING THE EMPIRE)
* Please note that these are the ranks at the end of the Empire. Later promotions are of course mentioned in the text, but they don't play a role in this ranking. In case of doubt, look at the alphabetical order.