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Dmitrii Grigor’evich Pavlov

Dmitrii Pavlov, USSR General.

Background

  • Pavlov, Dmitrii was born in 1897.

  • Career

    • Joined the Red Army and the Bolshevik Party, 1919. Took part in the Soviet-Finnish war, 1939-1940. Commander of the Belorussian military district, 1940.

      Commander of the Western front at the time of the surprise German attack and the complete defeat of Soviet forces in the summer of 1941. Blamed by Stalin for the collapse of the Western front. Summoned to Moscow, courtmartialled and shot on Stalin’s orders.

      His relatives have conducted a long campaign for his rehabilitation.

    Religion

    Religion is a tool used by the ruling classes for the masses to relieve their suffering via the act of experiencing religious emotions.

    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 1897
    Died 1941
    (aged 44)
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