Joachim, 6th Prince Murat

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Joachim Murat
Prince Murat
Tenure 2 November 1932 – 11 May 1938
Predecessor Joachim, 5th Prince Murat
Successor Joachim, 7th Prince Murat
Born (1885-08-06)6 August 1885
Died 11 May 1938(1938-05-11) (aged 52)
Father Joachim, 5th Prince Murat

Joachim Murat, 6th Prince Murat (Paris, Île-de-France, France, August 6, 1885 – Paris, Île-de-France, France May 11, 1938), was a member of the Bonaparte-Murat family.

Biography[edit]

in 1914 Murat served as a lieutenant of cavalry following the outbreak of World War I. He subsequently commanded the Fort des Sartelles during the Battle of Verdun, where his conduct earned him the Croix de Guerre with three citations.

On December 13, 1927, he married at Colombes, France Louise Amélie Plantie, had two children.

1. Joachim, 7th Prince Murat (1920–1944)
2. Princess Caroline Murat (1921–2003)

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

French nobility
of the First French Empire
Preceded by
Joachim, 5th Prince Murat
Prince of Pontecorvo
1901–1932
Succeeded by
Joachim, 7th Prince Murat
Prince Murat
1932–1938