Andre Maginot


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French politician who proposed the Maginot Line (1877-1932)

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Named after France's war minister, Andre Maginot, the Line was an elaborate, permanent fortification - a 200-mile line of defense designed to prevent an assault by the Germans.
Nevertheless, France began construction of a heavily fortified Maginot Line at its border with Germany, so-called after Andre Maginot (1877-1932), the French minister of war.