Campaign of the Month: August 2011
Le Ballet de l'Acier
Henri de Nogaret de La Valette, duc de Candale
Soldier and heir of the duchy of Epernon
Captaincy – Master
Henri (b. 1591) is the eldest son and heir of the duc d’Épernon and his first wife, Marguerite de Foix, comtesse de Candale (d. 1593). From his mother Henri inherited the title of comte de Candale, which was elevated to a dukedom by the king, Louis XIII, in 1621.