French commander in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars who rose to Marshal of France (1764-1830). Partly-printed DS, in French, signed "Gouvion," one page, 8.5 x 13, August 24, 1815. Certificate authorizing a marriage, signed at the conclusion by Gouvion Saint-Cyr as minister of war. In fine condition, with light toning across the lower horizontal fold.
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