- Louis Hu·bert Gon·zalve [lwee y-ber gawn-zalv] /lwi üˈbɛr gɔ̃ˈzalv/, 1854–1934, French marshal: resident general of Morocco 1912–16, 1917–25.
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Such were the problems that General Lyautey found awaiting him.
General Lyautey is quoted as having said that "a work-shop is worth a battalion."
Such were the swift and brilliant results of General Lyautey's intervention.
General Lyautey said, "A workshop is worth a battalion in Morocco."Fighting France
A moment later General Lyautey and his staff were riding in at the gates below us.
- Louis Hubert Gonzalve (lwi ybɛr ɡɔ̃zalv). 1854–1934, French marshal and colonial administrator; resident general in Morocco (1912–25)