Birthplace of Daumesnil

General Pierre Daumesnil was born in this 18C house on July 27 1776. He famously said he would only surrender the Château de Vincennes if he was given his leg back (which he had lost during the Battle of Wagram).

Useful information

Address:

7 rue de la Clarté, 24000 Périgueux

Nearby tourist attractions

Galerie Daumesnil
Galerie Daumesnil
Périgueux
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Rue de la Constitution
Rue de la Constitution
Périgueux
0:15
Place du Coderc
Place du Coderc
Périgueux
0:15
St-Front Cathedral St-Front Cathedral
St-Front Cathedral
Périgueux
0:30
Place de la Clautre
Place de la Clautre
Périgueux
0:15
St-Front quarter St-Front quarter
St-Front quarter
Périgueux
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