Alfred Dreyfus

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Alfred Dreyfus
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Born 9 October 1859(1859-10-09)
Mulhouse, Alsace, Fraunce
Dee'd 12 Julie 1935(1935-07-12) (aged 75)
Paris, Fraunce
Buried at Cimetière du Montparnasse, Paris (48°50′17″N 2°19′37″E / 48.83806°N 2.32694°E / 48.83806; 2.32694Coordinates: 48°50′17″N 2°19′37″E / 48.83806°N 2.32694°E / 48.83806; 2.32694)
Allegiance Fraunce
Service/branch French Airmy
Years o service 1880–1918
Rank Lieutenant-colonel
Unit Artillery
Battles/wars
Awairds Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur (1906)
Officier de la Légion d'honneur (1918)
Relations Raphael Dreyfus (faither)
Jeannette Libmann (mither)
Lucie Eugénie Hadamard (wife)
Pierre Dreyfus (son)
Jeanne Dreyfus (dauchter)
Signatur Alfred Dreyfus signature.svg

Alfred Dreyfus (French: [al.fʁɛd dʁɛ.fys]; 9 October 1859 – 12 Julie 1935) wis a French artillery officer o Jewish backgrund whase trial an conviction in 1894 on charges o treason acame ane o the maist tense poleetical dramas in modren European history. Kent the day as the Dreyfus Affair, the incident eventually endit wi Dreyfus' complete exoneration.