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8th Army (RSFSR)

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The 8th Army was a field army of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War which existed from 26 September 1918 until 20 March 1920. [1]

29 relations: Andrei Shkuro, Anton Denikin, Arkady Rosengolts, Bataysk, Battle of the Donbass and Don (1919), Caucasian Front (RSFSR), Don Army, Georgy Bazilevich, Grigori Sokolnikov, Iona Yakir, Konstantin Mamontov, Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Nakhichevan-on-Don, Nizhnedevitsky District, Novocherkassk, Novorossiysk, Red Army, Rostov-on-Don, Russian Civil War, Semyon Budyonny, Sergei Mezheninov, Southeastern Front (RSFSR), Southern Front (RSFSR), Vladimir Gittis, Voldemar Aussem, Voronezh, Voronezh–Povorino Operation, Vyoshenskaya, 1st Cavalry Army.

Andrei Shkuro

Andrei Grigoriyevich Shkuro (Russian: Андрей Григорьевич Шкуро; Ukrainian: Андрій Григорович Шкуро) (19 January 1887 (O.S.: 7 January) – 17 January 1947) was a Lieutenant General (1919) of the White Army.

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Anton Denikin

Anton Ivanovich Denikin (p; 8 August 1947) was a Russian Lieutenant General in the Imperial Russian Army (1916) and afterwards a leading general of the White movement in the Russian Civil War.

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Arkady Rosengolts

Arkady Pavlovich Rosengolts (1889–15/3/1938), sometimes spelled 'Rosengoltz' or 'Rosenholz', was a Bolshevik politician, a Soviet Commissar of Foreign Trade and a defendant at the Moscow Trial of the Twenty-One in 1938.

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Bataysk (Бата́йск) is a city in Rostov Oblast, Russia, located southwest of Rostov-on-Don.

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Battle of the Donbass and Don (1919)

The Battle of the Donbass and Don (1919) was a military campaign of the Russian Civil War that lasted from January to May 1919, in which White forces repulsed attacks of the Red Army on the Don Host Oblast and occupied the Donbass region after heavy fighting.

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Caucasian Front (RSFSR)

The Caucasian Front was a front of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War which existed between January 16, 1920 and May 29, 1921, and was the continuation of the Southeastern Front.

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Don Army

The Don Army (Донская армия, Donskaya Armiya) was the military of the short lived Don Republic and a part of the White movement in the Russian Civil War.

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Georgy Bazilevich

Georgy Dmitrievich Bazilevich (January 26, 1889 – March 3, 1939) was a Soviet komkor (corps commander).

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Grigori Sokolnikov

Grigori Yakovlevich Sokolnikov (born Girsh Yankelevich Brilliant; 1888–1939) was a Russian old Bolshevik revolutionary, economist, and Soviet politician.

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Iona Yakir

Iona Emmanuilovich Yakir (Иона Эммануилович Якир; August 3, 1896 – June 12, 1937) was a Red Army commander and one of the world's major military reformers between World War I and World War II.

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Konstantin Mamontov

Konstantin Konstantinovich Mamontov (16 October 1869 – 14 February 1920) was a Russian military commander and famous general of the Don Cossacks, who fought in the White Army during the Russian Civil War.

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Mikhail Tukhachevsky

Mikhail Nikolayevich Tukhachevsky (Михаи́л Никола́евич Тухаче́вский; – June 12, 1937) was a leading Soviet military leader and theoretician from 1918 to 1937.

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Nakhichevan-on-Don (Нахичевань-на-Дону, Naxičevan’-na-Donu), also known as New Nakhichevan (Նոր Նախիջևան, Nor Naxiĵevan; as opposed to the "old" Nakhichevan), was a city near Rostov-on-Don, in southern Russia founded in 1779 by Armenians from Crimea.

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Nizhnedevitsky District

Nizhnedevitsky District (Нижнедевицкий райо́н) is an administrativeLaw #87-OZ and municipalLaw #69-ZO district (raion), one of the thirty-two in Voronezh Oblast, Russia.

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Novocherkassk (Новочерка́сск, lit. New Cherkassk) is a city in Rostov Oblast, Russia, located near the confluence of the Tuzlov River and Aksay River, the latter a distributary of the Don River.

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Novorossiysk (p) is a city in Krasnodar Krai, Russia.

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Red Army

The Workers' and Peasants' Red Army (Рабоче-крестьянская Красная армия (РККА), Raboche-krest'yanskaya Krasnaya armiya (RKKA), frequently shortened in Russian to Красная aрмия (КА), Krasnaya armiya (KA), in English: Red Army, also in critical literature and folklore of that epoch – Red Horde, Army of Work) was the army and the air force of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, and, after 1922, the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.

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Rostov-on-Don (p) is a port city and the administrative center of Rostov Oblast and the Southern Federal District of Russia.

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Russian Civil War

The Russian Civil War (Grazhdanskaya voyna v Rossiyi; November 1917 – October 1922) was a multi-party war in the former Russian Empire immediately after the Russian Revolutions of 1917, as many factions vied to determine Russia's political future.

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Semyon Budyonny

Semyon Mikhailovich Budyonny (a; – October 26, 1973) was a Russian cavalryman, a military commander during the Russian Civil War and World War II, and a close political ally of Soviet leader Joseph Stalin.

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Sergei Mezheninov

Sergei A Mezheninov (January 19, 1890 – September 28, 1937) was a Soviet komkor (corps commander).

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Southeastern Front (RSFSR)

The Southeastern Front was a front of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War which existed between 30 September 1919 and 16 January 1920.

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Southern Front (RSFSR)

The Southern Front was a front of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War, formed twice.

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Vladimir Gittis

Vladimir Mikhailovich Gittis (24 June 1881 – 22 August 1938) was a Soviet komkor.

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Voldemar Aussem

Voldemar Khristianovich Aussem (Вольдемар (Владимир) Христианович Ауссем), (in Oryol – 1936), was a nobleman, communist official and Soviet diplomat.

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Voronezh (p) is a city and the administrative center of Voronezh Oblast, Russia, straddling the Voronezh River and located from where it flows into the Don.

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Voronezh–Povorino Operation

The Voronezh–Povorino Operation, was a battle in January 1919 between the White and Red Armies during the Russian Civil War around the city of Voronezh and the railway station of Povorino.

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Vyoshenskaya (p), colloquially known as Vyoshki (Вёшки, is a rural locality (a stanitsa) and the administrative center of Sholokhovsky District of Rostov Oblast, Russia, located in the northern reaches of the Don River on its left bank. Population.

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1st Cavalry Army

The 1st Cavalry Army (Первая конная армия) was a prominent Red Army military formation.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8th_Army_(RSFSR)

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