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Jeannou LACAZE

Jeannou LACAZE, French Member of the European Parliament. Grand Officier de la Légion d’Honneur, 1983; decorations from Belgium, Federal Germany. Italy, Spain, USA.

Background

  • LACAZE, Jeannou was born on February 11, 1924 in Hue, Viet-Nam. Son of Jean Joseph and Andree (nee Momert) Lacaze.

  • Education

    • Ecole Spéciale Militaire de Saint-Cyr. Ecole Supérieure de Guerre. Institut des Hautes Etudes de Défense Nationale.

      Spoken languages: French.

    Career

    • Joined infantry; served Foreign Legion, Algeria, Tunisia and the Far East. Major 11th demi-brigade parachutiste de choc 1959-1963. Commdr 2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment (for a time in Chad) 1967.

      Director of Intelligence, Service de documentation exterieure et de contre-espionage (SDECE) 1971-1976. First; Commander 11th Parachute Division 1976-1979. Inspecteur de l'infantrie August 1979.

      Lieutenant-General February 1980. Commander 1st military region and 3rd army corps, Commanding Officer, Paris September 1980. Army Chief of Staff January 1981-1985.

      Special Counsellor, military relations with African continent countries 1985-1989.

    Membership

    Secret service to be made General. European Pari. June since 1989.

    Personality

    Interests

    Riding, sailing.

    Connections

    • Married Henriette Bulot in 1952, (separated).
    • father: Jean Joseph
    • mother: Andree (nee Momert) Lacaze
    • spouse: Henriette Bulot
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