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Dmitrii Petrovich Zhloba

Dmitrii Zhloba, USSR Revolutionary, military commander.

Background

  • Zhloba, Dmitrii was born in 1887.

  • Career

    • Active in the 1905 Revolution, organizing communist workers in Nikolaev. Took part in the Bolshevik take-over in Moscow, October 1917. During the Civil War, became a famous commander of the Red Cavalry, fighting the Cossacks of the White Armies.
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    Born 1887
    Died 1938
    (aged 51)
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