French Roman Catholic priest who was canonized for his missionary work.
He served as a vicar in a mission parish in Senegal in 1903.
He was awarded the Croix de guerre and the Légion d'honneur for his services as a chaplain during World War I.
His father was a coachman for the Marquis Durfort, a noble family in France.
He was beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1984.