Party affiliation: Rally for the Republic
RPF official, Saône-et-Loire, 1947. Mayor of Lux, 1953-1965. Founder member of UNR, 1958.
Deputy, UNR, Saône-et-Loire (4th constituency: Chalon-sur-Saône, Montceau-les Mines), 1958-1974 and 1978-1981. French representative to European Parliament, 1962-1974. Mayor of Montceaules-Mines, 196586.
District Councillor, canton of Chalon-Sud, 1967-1978. Founder of the urban community of Creusot-Montceau-les-Mines, 1970. President of the urban community of Creusot-Montceau-les-Mines, 1970-1977.
Minister of the Quality of Life, 1974-1976. President of superior council of gas and electricity, since 1978. Regional Councillor, Bourgogne, 1985-1986.
Deputy, Rassemblement pour la République (Rally for the Republic), Saône-et-Loire, 1986, ceded seat to Roger Couturier. Senator, Rassemblement pour la République (Rally for the Republic), Saône-et-Loire, 1986. Officer of the Airbourne Infantry, Free French Force, 1940-1945.
Electro-mechanic with the South Eastern Gas and Electricity Company, 1927-1936. Licensed garage mechanic specialising in heavy goods vehicles, 1937. Flying instructor, 1937-1939.
President of committee for orgnaisation of national work exhibitions, since 1976.