Vicente María Acevedo y Pola

Category: Military man
Birth Date: In 1726 (†In 1808)
Birth Place: Vigo (Pontevedra)

During the revolt against Napoleon in Asturias, he became a member of the governing body and supreme commander of that army. He joined the one operating in Biscay and he distinguished himself in the battles of Valmaseda and Espinosa in November 1808. He was seriously injured in Espinosa, he was reached by the French and died.