Caillaux, Joseph
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Caillaux, Joseph

(March 30, 1863, Le Mans – November 22, 1944, Mamers, département Sarthe), French politician. The eldest son of a former minister of the Conservative Republic, originally destined for the École Polytechnique, began his professional career as inspector of finances, a career he followed until 1898 when he was elected to serve as deputy for Marmers. Here Caillaux continued to be re-elected on a regular basis with an absolute majority until 1914. Without ever having held a position on…

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Allain, Jean-Claude, “Caillaux, Joseph”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 18 December 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2352-3786_dlws1_beww1_en_0100>
First published online: 2015



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