Blessed Charles-René Collas du Bignon

Martyrs of the Hulks of RochefortMemorial

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Priest in the Society of Saint Sulpice. Superior of the minor seminary of Bourges, France. Martyred in the antiChristian persecutions of the French Revolution. One of the Martyrs of the Hulks of Rochefort.

Born

Died

  • 3 June 1794 aboard the prison ship Deux-Associés docked off-shore of Rochefort, Charente-Maritime, France as a consequence of abuse, neglect and infected open sores

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Charles-René Collas du Bignon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 June 2017. Web. 17 October 2017. <>