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One-legged skeleton found under Russian dance floor is Napoleon's 'lost general', DNA tests confirm

One-legged skeleton found under Russian dance floor is Napoleon's 'lost general', DNA tests confirm

The Telegraph - By Henry Samuel

More than 200 years after he died of his battlefield wounds in Russia, one of Napoleon Bonaparte’s favourite generals has been formally identified thanks to DNA tests on a one-legged skeleton found under a dance floor. His heirs are now calling for him to receive a state funeral in his native France. …

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