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Sergei Leonidovich Markov

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Sergei Markov, USSR General.

Background

Markov, Sergei was born on July 12, 1878. Son of a military officer.

Education

Educated at the Moscow Cadets Corps. Graduated from the Konstantinovskoe Artillery School and the Academy of the General Staff in 1904.

Career

At the front during the Russo-Japanese war, 1904-1905. Worked in the General Staff, taught in the Academy of the General Staff, 1911. During World War I, on active service as a staff officer.

Connected with General Denikin in 1917, arrested for taking part in the Kornilov revolt, escaped and fled to the Don in November 1917. Took part in the founding of the White armies (commander of a regiment, brigade, and later division). Renowned for his dashing exploits.

Religion

As long as the public believes in religion, they will not attempt to make any genuine effort to understand and overcome the real source of their suffering.

Views

Communist party could initiate policies in the name of the society because it knows what the best is for its progress and development.