Lewandowski Michael Karlovich( Military leader, commander of rank 2)
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Biography Lewandowski Michael Karlovich
The son of a noncommissioned officer. Educated at military school in Vladimir (1912). Participant 1-st World War, Captain. In 1917, the commanding office of 1 st machine-gun company, participated in the suppression of speech of General L.G. Kornilov. In 1918 joined the Socialist Party-Maximalists, in 1920 - in the RCP (B.). In Feb.. 1918 joined the Red Army. Shaped red brigades in Chechnya, the military commissar of Grozny and Vladikavkaz. Since August. 1918 People's Commissar for Military Affairs of the Republic of the Terek. In August .- Dec.. 1918 Commander of Vladikavkaz, Grozny group of troops. Later commanded the army, the divisions. Almost the entire war held in the Caucasus, took Baku. In 1920-21 - the Terek and in Dagestan. In July-Sept. 1921 Provincial Commissar Tula province. Between 1921 and deputy assistant. Military Regional Commander. In April. 1924 - Nov.. 1925 commander of the Turkestan front. Supervised defeat Basmachis, which was accompanied by punitive operations against the civilian population. In 1925, commanded the Red Banner of the Caucasian Army. In 1928-29 authorized the People's Commissariat for Military Affairs of the SNK ZSFSR, beginning. General Directorate of the Red Army. Since December. 1929 commander of the Siberian and Trans-Caucasian military district. Since 1934 member of the Military Council of the People's Commissar of Defense of the USSR. In 1937 was elected to the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. Since 1937 the commander of Maritime Forces A separate group of the Far Eastern Army. 23/2/1937 arrested. Pleaded guilty to involvement in the anti-Soviet, Trotskyist, military-fascist conspiracy 29.7.1938 and sentenced to death. Shot. In 1956, rehabilitated.