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Dmitrii Petrovich Zhloba

military commander , Revolutionary

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.