Abram Mikhailovich Dragomirov
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|Born||21 April [O.S. 9] 1868
Chernigov, Chernigov Governorate, Russian Empire
|Died||December 9, 1955
|Allegiance|| Russian Empire
Committee for the Liberation of the Peoples of Russia
|| Imperial Russian Army
Armed Forces of South Russia
Russian Liberation Army
|Years of service||1884–1945|
|Rank||General of the Cavalry|
2nd Caucasus Cavalry Division
|Commands held||9th Army Corps
Kiev Army Corps
|Battles/wars||World War I
World War II
Abram Mikhailovich Dragomirov (Russian: Абра́м Миха́йлович Драгоми́ров, tr. Abrám Michájlovič Dragomírov; 21 April [O.S. 9] 1868 – 9 December 1955) was a General in the Imperial Russian Army. Following the Russian Revolution he joined Anton Denikin in the Volunteer Army.
He was the son of Russian General Mikhail Dragomirov and brother of Vladimir Dragomirov.
In 1902–1903, he was chief of staff of the 7th Cavalry Division, and later of the 10th Cavalry Division. In 1912 he became commander of the Kaunas Fortress.
First World War
He started the War at the head of the 2nd Cavalry brigade and in December 1914 became as a General head of the 16th Cavalry Division. He led the 9th Army Corps in 1915–1916, the 5th Army between August 1916 and April 1917 and the Northern Front until June 1917.
Russian Civil War and exile
At the end of 1917 he fled to the Don Area, where he joined the White Movement. He was named president of the Military Counsel by Denikin in March 1920. After the defeat of the White Army, he was evacuated to Constantinople. He moved to Serbia and in 1931 to France.
He lived the last 10 years of his life in France and was buried in the Sainte-Geneviève-des-Bois Russian Cemetery.
- Cherniaev, Vladimir Iu. (1997). "The White Generals". In Edward Acton, Vladimir Iu. Cherniaev, and William G. Rosenberg (eds.) Critical Companion to the Russian Revolution, 1914-1921. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press. p. 215. ISBN 978-0-253-33333-9.
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