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Konstantin Stepanovich Eremeev

Konstantin Eremeev, USSR Revolutionary, military commander.

Background

  • Eremeev, Konstantin was born in 1874.

  • Career

    • Joined the Social Democratic Party, 1896. Very active during the Bolshevik takeover, October 1917. Took part in the storming of the Winter Palace.

      Fought against Krasnov. Commander of the Petrograd military district, December 1917. Chief of the Kremlin guards during the revolt of the left-wing SRs in July 1918.

      Directed the mobilization of the Red Army during the Civil War, 1919-1922. High military posts in the early 1920s.
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    Born 1874
    Died 1931
    (aged 57)
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