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Arnaud Beltrame

French terrorist victim

Died when: 44 years 340 days (539 months)
Star Sign: Aries

Arnaud Jean-Georges Beltrame (French pronunciation: ​[aʁno ʒɑ̃ ʒɔʁʒ bɛltʁam]; 18 April 1973 – 24 March 2018) was a lieutenant colonel in the French Gendarmerie nationale and deputy commander of the Departmental Gendarmerie's Aude unit, who was murdered by a terrorist at Trèbes after having exchanged himself for a hostage.

French President Emmanuel Macron said that Beltrame deserved "the respect and admiration of the whole nation." For his bravery and adherence to duty he was posthumously promoted to colonel and made a Commander of the Legion of Honour.

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