Kaufman, Konstantin Petrovich von( Military and statesman)
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Biography Kaufman, Konstantin Petrovich von
(1818-1882) - Military and statesman. Engineer-General, (1874). Adjutant-General (1864). Started service since 1839, Mr.. Active members of the Caucasian War. In the Crimean War - Commander of the Caucasian engineer battalion, a participant in the battles Kyuryuk-Dara and the storming of Kars. Since 1861. - Director of the Office of Military Ministry, a close associate of Dr.. A. MILYUTINA in the conduct of military reforms I860-1870. Since July 1867, Mr.. - Turkestan governor-general and commander of the Turkestan Military District. Led a successful military campaigns in order to join the Central Asia to Russia.