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Sergei Leonidovich Markov

Sergei Markov, USSR General.

Background

  • Markov, Sergei was born on July 12, 1878. Son of a military officer.

  • Education

    • Educated at the Moscow Cadets Corps. Graduated from the Konstantinovskoe Artillery School and the Academy of the General Staff in 1904.

    Career

    • At the front during the Russo-Japanese war, 1904-1905. Worked in the General Staff, taught in the Academy of the General Staff, 1911. During World War I, on active service as a staff officer.

      Connected with General Denikin in 1917, arrested for taking part in the Kornilov revolt, escaped and fled to the Don in November 1917. Took part in the founding of the White armies (commander of a regiment, brigade, and later division). Renowned for his dashing exploits.

    Religion

    As long as the public believes in religion, they will not attempt to make any genuine effort to understand and overcome the real source of their suffering.

    Views

    Communist party could initiate policies in the name of the society because it knows what the best is for its progress and development.

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    Born July 12, 1878
    Died June 12, 1918
    (aged 39)
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