Marshal of Peru
Grand Marshal of Peru commonly referred as Marshal of Peru, is the highest rank in the Peruvian Army
Peruvian Army
The Peruvian Army is the branch of the Peruvian Armed Forces tasked with safeguarding the independence, sovereignty and integrity of national territory on land through military force. Additional missions include assistance in safeguarding internal security, conducting disaster relief operations...

. Unlike the other ranks, it is conferred only to an officer who has been victorious at war.

List of Marshals of Peru

1823 - José Mariano de la Riva Agüero y Sánchez Boquete
José de la Riva Agüero
José Mariano de la Riva Agüero y Sánchez Boquete Marquess De Montealegre de Aulestia was a Peruvian soldier, politician, historian and twice President of Peru....

  • Antonio José de Sucre y Alcalá
    Antonio José de Sucre
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  • Mariano Necochea
  • José de la Mar
    José de la Mar
    José de la Mar was a South American military leader.He was born in Cuenca in what today is Ecuador. He spent his early childhood in Spain, where he started his military career...

1828 - Agustín Gamarra Messia
Agustín Gamarra
Agustín Gamarra Messia was a Peruvian soldier and politician, becoming twice President of Peru from 1829 to 1833 and from 1838 to 1841....

1834 - William Miller
  • Bernardo O'Higgins Riquelme
    Bernardo O'Higgins
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  • Domingo Nieto
    Domingo Nieto
    Domingo Nieto a Peruvian Grand Marshall, forefather of the nation, and politician who became President of Peru between 1843 and 1844....

  • Ramón Castilla y Marquesado
    Ramón Castilla
    Ramón Castilla y Marquesado was a Peruvian caudillo and President of Peru four times. His earliest prominent appearance in Peruvian history began with his participation in a commanding role of the army of the Libertadores that helped Peru become an independent nation...

  • Miguel de San Román Meza
    Miguel de San Román
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1919 - Andrés Avelino Cáceres Dorregaray
Andrés Avelino Cáceres
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1939 - Oscar R. Benavides Larrea

1946 - Eloy G. Ureta he was the grand marshall of Peru

1989 - Francisco Bolognesi Cervantes
Francisco Bolognesi
Francisco Bolognesi Cervantes was a Peruvian military hero. He is considered national hero in Peru and was declared patron of the Army of Peru by the government of Peru on January 2 of 1951.- Early life and education :...

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