Grabbe, Nikolai Pavlovich( Lieutenant-General of the Russian army)
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Biography Grabbe, Nikolai Pavlovich
(20.IH.1832 - 8.V.1896, St. Petersburg)
The owner of the estate Vasilevskoe Gzhatsk County, which received as a dowry of his wife Alexandra Feodorovna Orlov-Denisov. In 1850, Mr.. G. of cell-of Pages was made a cornet, after 3 years - a lieutenant in 1855, Mr.. - Staff captain. Commanded a squadron. In 1860, Mr.. appointed officer on special assignments to the Commander of the Caucasian Army with the rank of lieutenant colonel. Was with Gunib and was sent to the king, with a report of the victory. The following year, promoted to colonel with the appointment of adjutant and transferred to the Horse Regiment. In the same year was awarded the Order of Vladimir 4 th Class with Swords. For differences in the war against the Highlanders G. was produced in 1864. Major-General the appointment of a suite and was awarded a gold sword decorated with diamonds, with the inscription 'For a three-time crossing the Caucasus Mountains'. In 1873, Mr.. assigned to the commander of the Kharkov Military District with the production of lieutenant general. He was buried at the Alexander Nevsky Monastery.
Lit.: Biography of the Horse Guards (in French. lang.) / / Almanac St. Petersburg, 1913-1914. - P. 237-239; Ferrari F. Russian nobility: the portraits (in French. yaz.). - Paris, 1985-86. - P. 216, Application. ? 9 and? 11.