Guy Joseph Bonnet

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Guy Joseph Bonnet
Born (1773-06-10)June 10, 1773
Died January 9, 1843(1843-01-09) (aged 69)
Nationality Haitian
Fields History
Known for Major General of the Army of the Republic of Haiti

Guy Joseph Bonnet (June 10, 1773 – January 9, 1843) was a Haitian historian and a major general of the Army of the Republic of Haiti. He was one of the signers of the Haitian Act of Independence, which formally declared Haiti independent from French colonial rule. He is known for his historical book Souvenirs Historiques (Historical Memories), published posthumously in 1864.


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