Raevskii Nikolai( The hero of the Patriotic War of 1812)
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Biography Raevskii Nikolai
(1771-1829) - the hero of the Patriotic War of 1812, Mr.. General of Cavalry (1813). Since 1790, Mr.. participated in the wars with Turkey, Poland, Iran, France and Sweden. During World War II commanded the 7 th infantry corps, distinguished himself in battles with Saltanovka, near Smolensk, the Battle of Borodino (defense batteries Raevskogo) of Maloyaroslavets. Participant foreign campaign of 1813-1814. Since 1826. - Member of the State Council. Together with personal courage and broad popularity in the army.