Celebrities Feedback Rating Russian
Search

Most popular
Volkonskaia MariaVolkonskaia Maria
Arshavina JuliaArshavina Julia
Buzova OlgaBuzova Olga
KARACHENTSEV Nikolai PetrovichKARACHENTSEV Nikolai Petrovich
Vizbor Yuri I.Vizbor Yuri I.
more persons......
News
Movies
Russia Is Great
Free mp3 download
Count of persons: 23163





All persons
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Armfeldt Gustav-Mauritius Maksimovich

( Swedish general in the Russian service)

Comments for Armfeldt Gustav-Mauritius Maksimovich
Biography Armfeldt Gustav-Mauritius Maksimovich
photo Armfeldt Gustav-Mauritius Maksimovich
Armfeldt Gustavus Maksimovich Mauritius (1757-1814) - Swedish General in the Russian service. Graf Russia Empire. General of Infantry. The trustee of King Gustav III, played a major role in Swedish politics. In 1790, Mr.. actively participated in the conclusion of Russian-Swedish Verelskogo world, for which he was awarded the Order of St.. Alexander Nevsky. In 1792, Mr.. Envoy in Naples where he met the news of the assassination of Gustav III. Carl Zyudermanlandskim. He was convicted in absentia of treason and sentenced to death. Fled to Russia, but the service was not adopted. King Gustav IV in 1799. allowed him to return and sent an envoy to Vienna, then governor-general in Finland (1805-1809gg.). In 1806, Mr.. was appointed president of the Swedish military board, made a general and led the march of the Swedish army in Pomerania. 1807 g. participated in the war with the Danes in Norway. In 1808, Mr.. dismissed for unsuccessful actions against the Russian army in Finland. Had rich estates in Finland to keep that from 1811. entered the Russian service, and took Russia's citizenship. President of the Committee on the Affairs of Finland, a member of the State Council. In 1812. made a general of infantry, was at the headquarters. He was present at the council in Drissa camp. Then went with the Emperor in St. Petersburg. In September he was sent to Stockholm to participate in the development of the union contract. An impact on Alexander I, for Sweden and Finland. Since 1813. was with the Northern army under the command of the allies of the Crown Prince Carl Johan of Sweden (the former French Marshal Bernadotte). Participated in the battles of Gross-Beerene, Dennewitz and Leipzig. Over the intrigue was deported to Russia, where in Tsarskoe Selo, died suddenly. Buried in Abo (now z. Turku, Finland).


User comments
Write comment
Write comment
Links by theme:
Gustav VI Adolf (Gustav VI Adolf)
Gustav VI Adolf (Gustav VI Adolf)
GRYUNDGENS Gustav (Grundgens)
Maksimovich Karl Ivanovich

Armfeldt Gustav-Mauritius Maksimovich, photo, biography
Armfeldt Gustav-Mauritius Maksimovich, photo, biography Armfeldt Gustav-Mauritius Maksimovich  Swedish general in the Russian service, photo, biography
RIN.ru - Russian Information Network
   
   
   
Copyright © RIN 2002 - * Feedback