AGALIN Athanasius Kornilovich( Major General)
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Athanasius AGALIN Kornilovich (1764-1846) - Major General. Service began in 1789g. non-commissioned officer in the garrison g. Pavlovsk. In 1790. participated in the war with the Swedes. At 1793g. Second Lieutenant. After accession to the throne Pasla I, transferred to the Guards, where during his reign, made a career. Since 1800. Colonel of the Life Guards regiment Semenovski. Since 1806. Chef Kursk musketeer regiment, took part in the fighting in Prussia against the French. 1807. - Major General. 1810-12gg. - Fought against the Turks, and distinguished himself during the siege of Silistra (Bessarabia). In 1812. was in the army and the Danube was in the fortress Hawtin. 1813. Held in the Grand Duchy of Warsaw. In 1814. brigade commander, participated in the siege of Mainz. After the war, the War Minister, Barclay de Tolly had not approved of the appointment of his brigade commander 10 Infantry Division "in malosposobnosti of Field Service and weak his health". At 1816g. Brigade Commander of 18 Infantry Division, and then the 26 th Division. Buried in Moscow.