Philippe Auboyneau

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Philippe Auboyneau
Admiral Auboyneau from Le Courrier de l'Air.jpg
Born (1899-11-09)9 November 1899
Constantinople
Died 22 February 1961(1961-02-22) (aged 61)
Paris
Nationality French
Occupation Naval officer

Philippe Auboyneau (1899–1961) was an officer in the French Navy. As an admiral, he was commander of the Free French naval forces in the Pacific and the Mediterranean during the Second World War. He was awarded the Ordre de la Libération for his service to the country.[1]

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This article has been translated in part from the French Wikipedia equivalent.