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Hubert Lyautey

 

Louis Hubert Gonzalve Lyautey (1854 –1934) was the French Military governor 4 Aug 1907 - 28 Apr 1912 and the first French Residents-general in Morocco from 28 Apr 1912 - 25 Aug 1925 and Marshal of France from 1921.

 

 

Louis Hubert Lyautey


The French General Lyautey leaves Mogador 1913

The French General Lyautey leaves Mogador 1913

Magana - the clocktower

Maréchal Lyauthey ordered 1912 to build the clocktower (Magana) in the new Kasbah.

Sidi Lyautey

Resident-General Lyautey a fervent proponent of indirect colonisation especially in Berber speaking areas, has kept that role and even enhanced it by given an important role to local notabilities such as T'hami El Glaoui, to act as a relay between the population and the French authorities to govern the country.The Makhzen is a very ancient notion in Morocco, it roughly coincides with the notion of the ancien feudalist state predating the French protectorate.

MOGADOR (Maroc) Avenue General Lyautey

MOGADOR (Maroc) Avenue General Lyautey

 


   

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