Louis Mexandeau

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Louis Mexandeau (born 1931) is a French politician.[1] He served as Minister of the Postal Services from 1981 to 1986 under François Mitterrand, and as Secretary for Veteran Affairs from 1991 to 1993.[1]

Biography[edit]

Louis Mexandeau was born on July 6, 1931 in Wanquetin, France.[1] He received the agrégation, and started his career as a teacher.[1] He was a Socialist member of the National Assembly of France from 1973 to 1981, 1986 to 1991, and 1993 to 2002.[1] He was also Minister of the Postal Services from 1981 to 1986, and Secretary for Veteran Affairs from 1991 to 1993.[1] He ran for Mayor of Caen five times and lost.[2]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Nous, nous ne verrons pas la fin : Un enfant dans la guerre, 1939-1945 (2003)
  • Histoire du parti socialiste (1905-2005) (2005)
  • François Mitterrand, le militant : Trente années de complicité (2006)
  • Histoire de France (2011)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f National Assembly webpage
  2. ^ Bertrand Fizel, 'Louis Mexandeau à l'assaut de Caen', in Le Parisien, 25.05.2000 [1]
Political offices
Preceded by
André Méric
Secretary of State for Veterans and War Victims
1991–1993
Succeeded by
Philippe Mestre