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Bruat, Armand J., French naval officer, was born in 1796. As vice-admiral he commanded the French fleet in the Black Sea, in 1855, and cooperated with Rear-Admiral Sir Edmund Lyons in the operations against Kertch, Yenikale, Berdiansk, Anapa, etc., and against Sevastopol; and was present at the capture of Kinburn. He died towards the close of the same year.