Organisation de l'armée secrète
The Organisation de l'armée secrète (OAS — or Organisation armée secrète, lit. "Organisation of the Secret Army" or "Secret Armed Organisation") was a short-lived French dissident far-right para...
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Albert Spaggiari
Albert Spaggiari (December 14, 1932 – June 8, 1989), nicknamed Bert, was a French criminal chiefly known as the organizer of a break-in into a Société Générale bank in Nice, France in 1976.
Spaggi...
Robert Pesquet
Robert Pesquet (9 April 1917 - 11 December 2010) was a French politician. Pesquet was born in Kenitra, Morocco (then called Port-Lyautey). He represented the National Centre of Social Republicans in ...
Raoul Salan
Raoul Albin Louis Salan ([ʁaul salɑ̃]; 10 June 1899 – 3 July 1984) was a French Army general and the fourth French commanding general during the First Indochina War. Salan was one of four genera...
Roger Degueldre
Lieutenant Roger Hercule Gustave Degueldre (19 May 1925, Louvroil, Nord - 6 July 1962, Fort d'Ivry) was a leader of the OAS Delta Commandos in the last months of French rule in Algeria.
There is s...
Battle of Bab El Oued
The Battle of Bab el Oued, or occasionally the Siege of Bab el Oued, (French: Bataille de Bab el Oued) was a battle of the Algerian War (1954–1962) between Organisation de l'Armée Secrète (OAS) mi...
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Yves Guérin-Sérac
Yves Guérin-Sérac (alias Jean-Robert de Guernadec, alias Yves Guillou, alias Ralf) (1926-) was a French anti-Communist Roman Catholic activist, former officer of the French army and veteran of the Fir...
The Day of the Jackal (film)
The Day of the Jackal is a 1973 Anglo-French thriller film directed by Fred Zinnemann and starring Edward Fox and Michael Lonsdale. Based on the 1971 novel The Day of the Jackal by Frederick Forsyth,...
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Jacques Peyrat
Jacques Peyrat (born October 18, 1931 in Belfort) is a right-wing French politician and lawyer who has been mayor of Nice since 1995 and senator from the Alpes-Maritimes since 1998.Jacques Peyrat came...
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Georges Bidault
Georges-Augustin Bidault ([ʒɔʁʒ bido]; 5 October 1899 – 27 January 1983) was a French politician. During World War II, he was active in the French Resistance. After the war, he served a...
Roger Holeindre
Roger Holeindre (born 21 March 1929) is a French politician, vice-president of the National Front (FN) far-right party. He is a representant of the “national-conservative” tendency, opposed to the “na...
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Commando Delta
The Commando Delta organizations were assassination teams under the control of the Organisation armée secrète (OAS) in Algeria during the early 1960s. The teams "interdicted" European neighborhoods by...
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Pierre Lagaillarde
Pierre Lagaillarde ([pjɛʁ laɡajaʁd]; Courbevoie, 15 May 1931–17 August 2014) was a French politician, and a founder of the Organisation armée secrète (OAS).Lagaillarde was a lawyer at Blida in Algeria...
Jackal (The Day of the Jackal)
The Jackal is a fictional character and the anti-hero of the novel The Day of the Jackal by Frederick Forsyth, which features a storyline centred on an assassin who is contracted by the OAS French ter...
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Edmond Jouhaud
Edmond Jouhaud ([ɛdmɔ̃ ʒuo]; 2 April 1905 – 4 September 1995) was one of four French generals who briefly staged a putsch in Algeria in April 1961. As Army General he had been the Inspector General of...
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Jean-Jacques Susini
Jean-Jacques Susini (born 30 July 1933 in Algiers (Algeria)) is a political figure and cofounder of the Organisation de l'armée secrète (OAS), a millitant organization opposing Algerian independence f...
Claude Piegts
Claude Piegts, born 1 January 1934 at Castiglione, French Algeria, shot by firing squad in France at the Fort du Trou d'Enfer 7 June 1962, was a pied-noir and a member of the Organisation de l'armée s...
The Day of the Jackal
The Day of the Jackal (1971) is a thriller novel by English writer Frederick Forsyth about a professional assassin who is contracted by the OAS, a French dissident paramilitary organisation, to kill C...
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Jacques Soustelle
Jacques Soustelle (3 February 1912 – 6 August 1990) was an important and early figure of the Free French Forces and an anthropologist specializing in Pre-Columbian civilizations. He became vice-direct...
Albert Dovecar
Albert Dovecar (19 July 1937 – 7 June 1962) was a sergeant in the French 1st Foreign Parachute Regiment of the French Foreign Legion. He was executed by firing squad at the Fort du Trou d'Enfer...
Dominique Venner
Dominique Venner ([vɛnɛʁ]; 16 April 1935 – 21 May 2013) was a French historian, journalist and essayist. Venner was a member of the Organisation de l'armée secrète and later became a Euro...
Yves Godard
Yves Godard (21 December 1911 – 3 March 1975) was a French Army officer who fought in World War II, First Indochina War and Algerian War. A graduate of Saint-Cyr and Chasseur Alpin, he served as a ski...
Charles Lacheroy
Charles Lacheroy (22 August 1906 – 25 January 2005) was a French Army officer, theorist of Counter-insurgency warfare, and member of the Organisation de l'armée secrète.
Lacheroy was born to a mil...
Antoine Argoud
Antoine Argoud (26 June 1914 – 10 June 2004) was a French Army officer specializing in counter-insurgency during the Algerian War of Independence. Argoud's opposition to Algerian independence from Fra...
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Jean-Pierre Maïone-Libaude
Jean-Pierre Maïone-Libaude was a French veteran of the Algerian War (1954–62), former member of the OAS' Delta commando, a nationalist terrorist group. He then became the informant of police off...
The Little Soldier
The Little Soldier (French: Le Petit Soldat) is a 1960 French film, written and directed by French filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard, but not released until 1963. It was Godard's first film with Anna Kar...
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