Marshal Nicolas Jean de Dieu SOULT
Duke of Dalmatia 1808
Born in St-Amans-Soult on 29th March 1769 – Died on 3rd January 1851
In Austerlitz, he earned his nickname of “Europe’s first labourer”.
The Emperor was undeniably brave and reproached him for his greed: “Soult was the most pillaging of my marshals”.