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Aleksandr Aleksandrovich, Baron Taube

Aleksandr Aleksandrovich, Baron Taube, USSR Lieutenant-general.

Background

  • Taube, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich, Baron was born in 1864. Son of Baron A. Taube.

  • Career

    • Graduated from the Academy of the General Staff, 1891. On active service during WW1. Joined the Red Army, 1918.

      Took part in the Civil War as Chiefof-staff of the Red Army in Siberia. Taken prisoner by the Whites in Bodaibo, and sentenced to death.

    Religion

    Religious leaders contribute to secular and religious wars by endorsing or supporting the violence.

    Views

    The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.

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    Born 1864
    Died 1919
    (aged 54)
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