Bourtsev Ivan G.( Major General)
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Biography Bourtsev Ivan G.
One of the main associates of Count Paskievich-Erevan (1794 - 1829). In 1813, Mr.. participated in the affairs of the French in Dresden, Don, Kaytitse, Plauen, and in 1814, Mr.. - Near Hamburg. In 1824, Mr.. Bourtsev appointed commander of the Ufa Infantry Regiment, and 1827 g. - Mingrelian, which participated in the 1828 campaign, Mr.. In February 1829. Burtsev nachalstvuya small detachment, freed from the siege of the fortress Ahaltsyh. In late April, he paid a series of defeats Ajarian Khan, and in June, together with General Muravyov, finally defeated him at Poshovskom Gorge. June 19 and 20 participated in the defeat erzerumskogo seraskira at Kainly and Milli-Dyuze, . 27-th - in the capture of Erzurum, . and on July 7, . with a small detachment, . took the fortified town of Bayburt, . moved from the road to Trebizond, but near the village of Hart, . collision with Turkish troops, . Bourtsev was struck by a bullet in the chest.,