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Vasilii Vasil’evich Orekhov

Vasilii Orekhov, USSR Editor, journalist.

Background

  • Orekhov, Vasilii was born in 1896 in near Orel.

  • Career

    • As a student, volunteered for military service, 1914. After the Bolshevik take-over, joined the Whites, 1918, took part in the Civil War. After the defeat of Wrangel, evacuated from the Crimea to Gallipoli.

      Editor and publisher of Chasovoi, the magazine of exiled White Army officers, for over half a century from 1929.

    Religion

    All religions persuade people to rely on outside authority, thus preventing them to become self-reliant.

    Views

    Every person has rights to express his or her opinion, but the opinion could be expressed if it was in accordance with the general interests of Soviet society.

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    Born 1896
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