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Fyodor Kuznetsov
Fyodor Isidorovich Kuznetsov (Russian: Фёдор Исидо́рович Кузнецо́в; 29 September 1898 – 22 March 1961) was a Colonel General
Colonel General
and military commander in the Soviet Union.[1] Biography[edit] Born to a peasant family in Mogilev Governorate
Mogilev Governorate
(present-day Horki Raion, Mogilev Oblast
Mogilev Oblast
of Belarus), Kuznetsov served in the Imperial Russian Army during World War I
World War I
and continued his service in the Bolsheviks' Red Army. During the German-Soviet War, he initially commanded the Northwestern Front during the Baltic Strategic Defensive Operation until 30 June 1941, but was relieved in early August 1941 (replaced by General Major P.P. Sabennikov)
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Russian Language
Russian (русский язык, tr. rússkiy yazýk) is an East Slavic language, which is official in the Russian Federation, Belarus, Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
and Kyrgyzstan, as well as being widely used throughout Eastern Europe, the Baltic states, the Caucasus
Caucasus
and Central Asia.[30][31] It was the de facto language of the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
until its dissolution on 25 December 1991.[32] Although nearly three decades have passed since the breakup of the Soviet Union, Russian is used in official capacity or in public life in all the post-Soviet nation-states, as well as in Israel
Israel
and Mongolia. Russian belongs to the family of Indo-European languages, one of the four living members of the East Slavic languages, and part of the larger Balto-Slavic branch
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Baltic Strategic Defensive Operation
1941BarbarossaBrest Białystok and Minsk Baltic Brody Bessarabia Smolensk Uman Odessa 1st Kiev Tallinn disaster Leningrad Sea of Azov 1st Kharkov Sevastopol Rostov Gorky MoscowFinland Kerch Chechnya1942Lyuban Barvenkovo and Lozovaya Rzhev Toropets and Kholm Demyansk Kholm 2nd Kharkov Case Blue Caucasus Rzhev, Summer 1942 Sinyavino Stalingrad Velikiye Luki Mars Little Saturn1943Iskra Ostrogozhsk–Rossosh Polar Star 3rd Kharkov Bombing of Gorky Kursk 1st Donbass Tidal Wave 2nd Donbass 2nd Smolensk Dnieper1944Dnieper–Carpathian Leningrad–Novgorod Narva Crimea 1st Jassy–Kishinev Karelia Bagration Lvov and Sandomierz Doppelkopf 2nd Jassy–Kishinev Dukla Pass Baltic Belgrade Debrecen Petsamo and Kirkenes Courland Gumbinnen Budapest1945Vistula and Oder East Prussia Silesia Solstice East Pomerania Lake Balaton Vienna Bratislava-Brno Berlin Prague German capitulationv t eOperation Barbarossa


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Special
Special
Special
or the specials or variation, may refer to:.mw-parser-output .tocright float:right;clear:right;width:auto;background:none;padding:.5em 0 .8em 1.4em;margin-bottom:.5em .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-left clear:left .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-both clear:both .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-none clear:none Contents1 Policing 2 Literature 3 Film and television 4 Music4.1 Albums 4.2 Songs5 Computing 6 Other uses 7 See alsoPolicing[edit] Specials, Ulster
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Volga-Urals Military District
The Volga–Ural Military District was a military district of the Russian Ground Forces, formed on 1 September 2001 by the amalgamation of the Volga Military District and the Ural Military District. The headquarters of the Ural Military District, located at Yekaterinburg became the new headquarters of the merged district
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Karelian Front
The Karelian Front was a Front (a formation of Army Group size) of the Soviet Union's Red Army
Red Army
during World War II, and operated in Karelia.Contents1 Wartime 2 Order of battle 3 Major operations 4 Commanders 5 Notes 6 References 7 See alsoWartime[edit] The Karelian Front was created in August 1941 when Northern Front was split into Karelian Front and Leningrad Front
Leningrad Front
to take account of the different military developments and requirements on the Leningrad approaches versus those along the Finnish border to the Arctic. It remained in existence until the end of the war. The front covered the sector north of Lake Ladoga
Lake Ladoga
and the Svir River to the Arctic Coast near Murmansk. It was involved in combat with both Finnish and German forces along the Soviet-Finnish border
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Volkhov Front
Marshal of the Soviet Union Kirill MeretskovThe Volkhov Front
Volkhov Front
(Russian: Волховский фронт) was a major formation of the Red Army
Red Army
during the first period of the Second World War. It was formed as an expediency of an early attempt to halt the advance of the Wehrmacht Army Group North in its offensive thrust towards Leningrad
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Academy Of General Staff
The National Defence University of Warsaw[3] (Polish: Akademia Obrony Narodowej - AON) was the civil-military highest defence academic institution in Poland, located in Warszawa-Rembertów. In 2016 it was succeeded by the War Studies University.[4] The National Defence University in Warsaw was established on 1 October 1990 after reform of the General Staff Academy[1][2] (est. 1947) and continued traditions of the Szkoła Rycerska ("The School of Knights") founded on 15 March 1765 and other subsequent military schools. The National Defence University was subordinate directly to the Polish Ministry of National Education. AON was the alma mater of Polish commanding and staff officers and civilian experts in national and international security matters
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Western Front (Soviet Union)
The Western Front was a Front (military formation)
Front (military formation)
of the Red Army, one of the Red Army
Red Army
Fronts during World War II. The Western Front was created on 22 June 1941 from the Western Special Military District (which before July 1940 was known as Belorussian Special
Special
Military District). The first Front Commander was Dmitry Pavlov (continuing from his position as District Commander since June 1940). The western boundary of the Front in June 1941 was 470 km long, from the southern border of Lithuania
Lithuania
to the Pripyat River
Pripyat River
and the town of Włodawa
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Central Front (Soviet Union)
The Central Front was a major formation of the Red Army
Red Army
during the Second World War. The Central Front describes either of two distinct organizations during the war. The first entity existed for just a month during the German invasion of 1941, before it was annihilated. A year and a half later, the name was revived for the second creation, which existed for about eight months in 1943, until it was incorporated into the B'elorussian group of Fronts and renamed accordingly. The Central Front: 1941[edit] The first version was created on July 24, 1941 from the right wing of the forces in the Western Front, including a new designation of the 3rd Army and the headquarters of the (disbanded) 4th Army, whose former HQ formed the Front headquarters. Colonel General Fyodor I. Kuznetsov took command. The Front was a combination of the 13th and 21st Armies
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Stavka
The Stavka
Stavka
(Russian: Ставка) was the high command of the armed forces in the Russian Empire
Russian Empire
and the Soviet Union. In Imperial Russia Stavka
Stavka
refers to the administrative staff, and to the General Headquarters in the late 19th Century Imperial Russian armed forces and subsequently in the Soviet Union. In Western literature it is sometimes written in uppercase (STAVKA), which is incorrect since it is not an acronym
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Northwestern Front
The Northwestern Front (Russian: Северо-Западный фронт) was a military formation of the Red Army
Red Army
during the Winter War and World War II. It was operational with the 7th and 13th Armies during the Winter War.[1] It was re-created on 22 June 1941, the first day of the Soviet-German War on the basis of the Baltic Special Military District
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Colonel General
Colonel
Colonel
general is variously a three or four-star rank in the army, equivalent to that of a full general in the US Army. North Korea
North Korea
and Russia
Russia
are two countries that have used the rank extensively throughout their histories
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German-Soviet War
Soviet victory Soviet Union
Soviet Union
occupies Central, Eastern, Northeastern and Southeastern Europe and establishes pro-Soviet communist puppet governments in countries including Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Eastern Germany. Establishment of the Federal People's Republic of Yugoslavia. Beginning of the Cold War
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Soviet Army
The Soviet Army
Army
(SA; Russian: Советская Армия [СА], Sovetskaya Armiya [SA]) is the name given to the main land-based branch of the Soviet Armed Forces
Soviet Armed Forces
between February 1946 and December 1991, when it was replaced with the Russian Ground Forces, although it was not taken fully out of service until 25 December 1993
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World War I
Allied victory Central Powers
Central Powers
victory on the Eastern Front nullified by defeat on the Western Front Fall of all continental empires in Europe
Europe
(inclu
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