Poniatowski, Prince Joseph (17621813)

Poniatowski, Prince Joseph, Polish general, born in Warsaw; commanded the Polish contingent that accompanied Napoleon in his expedition into Russia in 1812; was created Marshal of France on the field of Leipzig; covered the retreat of the French army, and was drowned crossing the Elster; his chivalrous bravery earned him the honourable appellation of the Polish Bayard; he was buried at Cracow, and his remains placed beside those of Sobieski and Kosciusko (17621813).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Pompadour, Marquise de
Pompeii
Pompey, Cneius
Pompey's Pillar
Ponce de Leon
Poncho
Pondicherry
Pondos
Poniatowski, Prince Joseph
Pons Asinorum
Ponsonby, Sir Frederick Cavendish
Pontefract
Pontifex Maximus
Pontifical
Pontine Marshes
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Poole
Poole, Matthew
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