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Southwestern Front (RSFSR)

Index Southwestern Front (RSFSR)

The Southwestern Front was a front of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War and the Polish-Soviet War, which existed between January 10, 1920 and December 5, 1920. [1]

32 relations: Alexander Yegorov (soldier), Anton Denikin, Boris Savinkov, Christian Rakovsky, Front (military formation), Iona Yakir, Joseph Stalin, Kakhovka, Kiev Military District, Kiev Offensive (1920), Leonid Serebryakov, Novohrad-Volynskyi, Polesia, Polish–Soviet War, Pyotr Wrangel, Red Army, Reinholds Bērziņš, Rivne, Russian Civil War, Semyon Aralov, Sergey Ivanovich Gusev, Southern Front (RSFSR), Stanisław Bułak-Bałachowicz, Symon Petliura, Tokmak, Zaporizhia Oblast, Yakov Slashchov, 12th Army (RSFSR), 13th Army (RSFSR), 14th Army (RSFSR), 1st Cavalry Army, 2nd Cavalry Army, 6th Army (RSFSR).

Alexander Yegorov (soldier)

Alexander Ilyich Yegorov or Egorov (Алекса́ндр Ильи́ч Его́ров, Alexandr Iljič Jegorov) (– February 23, 1939), was a Soviet military leader during the Russian Civil War, when he commanded the Red Army's Southern Front and played an important part in defeating the White forces in Ukraine.

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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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Boris Savinkov

Boris Viktorovich Savinkov (Russian: Бори́с Ви́кторович Са́винков; 19 January 1879 – 7 May 1925) was a Russian writer and revolutionary.

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Christian Rakovsky

Christian Rakovsky (– September 11, 1941) was a Bulgarian socialist revolutionary, a Bolshevik politician and Soviet diplomat; he was also noted as a journalist, physician, and essayist.

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Front (military formation)

A front (фронт, front) is a type of military formation that originated in the Russian Empire, and has been used by the Polish Army, the Red Army, the Soviet Army, and Turkey.

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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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Joseph Stalin

Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin (18 December 1878 – 5 March 1953) was a Soviet revolutionary and politician of Georgian nationality.

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Kakhovka (Каховка, Кахо́вка) is a port city on the Dnieper River in Kherson Oblast (province) of southern Ukraine.

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Kiev Military District

The Kiev Military District was a military district of the Imperial Russian Army and subsequently of the Red Army and Soviet Armed Forces.

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Kiev Offensive (1920)

The 1920 Kiev Offensive (or Kiev Operation), sometimes considered to have started the Soviet-Polish War, was an attempt by the armed forces of the newly re-emerged Poland led by Józef Piłsudski, in alliance with the Ukrainian leader Symon Petliura, to seize the territories of modern-day Ukraine which fell under the Soviet control after the Bolshevik Revolution.

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Leonid Serebryakov

Leonid Petrovich Serebryakov (Russian: Леонид Петрович Серебряков) (11 June 1890 - 1 February 1937) was a Russian politician and Bolshevik victim of Joseph Stalin's Great Purge.

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Novohrad-Volynskyi (translit. Zvil; Zwiahel) is a city in the Zhytomyr Oblast (province) of northern Ukraine.

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Polesia, Polesie or Polesye (Палессе Paliessie, Полісся Polissia or Polisia, Polesie, Поле́сье Poles'e) is a natural and historical region starting from the farthest edges of Central Europe and into Eastern Europe, stretching from parts of Eastern Poland, touching similarly named Podlasie, straddling the Belarus–Ukraine border and into western Russia.

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Polish–Soviet War

The Polish–Soviet War (February 1919 – March 1921) was fought by the Second Polish Republic, Ukrainian People's Republic and the proto-Soviet Union (Soviet Russia and Soviet Ukraine) for control of an area equivalent to today's western Ukraine and parts of modern Belarus.

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Pyotr Wrangel

Baron Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel, also Vrangel; Freiherr Peter von Wrangel; (August 27, 1878 April 25, 1928) was a Russian officer in the Imperial Russian Army and later commanding general of the anti-Bolshevik White Army in Southern Russia in the later stages of the Russian Civil War.

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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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Reinholds Bērziņš

Reinholds Bērziņš was a Russian and Soviet military leader from Livonia, victim of the Great Purge in 1938.

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Rivne (Рівне; Rovno; Równe) is a historic city in western Ukraine and the historical region of Volhynia.

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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 Aralov

Semyon Ivanovich Aralov (Семён Иванович Аралов, 18 December 1880 – 22 May 1969) was the first head of the Soviet Red Army Intelligence Directorate and subsequently had a career in the Soviet diplomatic service.

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Sergey Ivanovich Gusev

Sergei Ivanovich Gusev (real name - Yakov Davidovich Drabkin, January 1, 1874, Sapozhok, Ryazan Governorate - June 10, 1933, Moscow) - a Russian revolutionary, a Bolshevik and Soviet party leader.

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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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Stanisław Bułak-Bałachowicz

Stanisław Bułak-Bałachowicz (Станіслаў Булак-Балаховіч, Станисла́в Була́к-Балахо́вич; 12 November 1883 – 28 November 1940) was a notable general, military commander and veteran of World War I, Russian Civil War, Estonian War of Independence, Polish-Bolshevik War and the Invasion of Poland at the start of World War II.

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Symon Petliura

Symon Vasylyovych Petliura (Си́мон Васи́льович Петлю́ра; May 10, 1879 – May 25, 1926) was a Ukrainian politician and journalist.

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Tokmak, Zaporizhia Oblast

Tokmak (Токмак), a city in the Zaporizhia Oblast (province) of south-central Ukraine, stands on the River Tokmachka, a tributary of the River Tokmak.

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Yakov Slashchov

Yakov Aleksandrovich Slashchov (Яков Александрович Слащёв; 1885-1929) was a leading commander of Baron Wrangel's Crimean army who reconciled to the Soviets and returned from Constantinople to Moscow in 1921.

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12th Army (RSFSR)

The 12th Army was a field army of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War, which was formed twice.

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13th Army (RSFSR)

The 13th Army was a field army of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War, which existed between 5 March 1919 and 12 November 1920.

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14th Army (RSFSR)

The 14th Army was a field army of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War era.

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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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2nd Cavalry Army

The 2nd Cavalry Army (Вторая конная армия) was a military formation of the Bolsheviks active during the Russian Civil War.

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6th Army (RSFSR)

The 6th Army was a field army of the Red Army during the Russian Civil War, which was formed twice.

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

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