PUGACHEV Semen Andreevich( Military figure, Corps Commander)
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Pugachev Semyon Andreyevich (13.2.1889, Ryazan - 23.03.1943), military leader, Corps Commander (1935). Son Teacher. Educated at military school Alexeyev (1908) and Nikolaev Military Academy (1914). Participant 1-st World War, Captain. In April. 1918 voluntarily joined the Red Army. In 1918-20 in senior positions in the headquarters of the various armies and fronts. From March 1920 to May 1921 beginning. Staff of the Caucasian Front. Led the development of operational plans to defeat the White armies in the North Caucasus. In August. 1923 - April. 1924 commander of the Turkestan Front. Moderated ruthless fight Basmachi and supporting their population of Bukhara, Khorezm, etc.. Since April. 1924 Feb.. 1925 Commander of the Caucasian army separate. In 1925-28 Deputy. early. Staff RKKA. One of the main supporters M.V. Frunze in the reform of the Red Army. In 1928-32 beginning. Staff of Ukrainian and Central Asian Military District. Since Sept.. Early 1932. Military Transport Academy. In 1934 joined the Communist Party (b). 10/10/1938 Arrested. At trial, refused to testify, knocked out of him by the investigators of the NKVD, 26/10/1939 and sentenced to 15 years imprisonment. Died in prison. In 1956, rehabilitated.