Alekseev, Mikhail Vasilʹevich, 1857-1918

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General, Russian Imperial army; chief of staff, Russian forces on the southwestern front, 1914-1915; chief of staff to Tsar Nicholas II, 1915-1917; White Russian military commander, 1917-1918.

From the description of Mikhail Vasil'evich Alekseev papers, 1905-1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754870838

Biographical Note

  • 1857: Born
  • 1876: Graduated from the Moscow Military Cadet School
  • 1877 - 78 : Fought in the Turkish War
  • 1904: Promoted to General
  • 1904 - 05 : Director of Operations of the II Army during the Russo-Japanese War
  • 1912: Commander of the XII Army Corps
  • 1914: Chief of Staff of the Southwestern Front in Galicia
  • 1915: Commander-in-Chief of the Northwestern Front
  • 1915 - 17 : Chief of Staff for the Supreme Commander-in-Chief Nicholas II
  • 1917: Military adviser to the Russian Provisional Government Organized the Volunteer Army
  • 1918: Participated in the First Kuban Campaign (Icy March) Died, Ekaterinodar

From the guide to the Mikhail V. Alekseev Papers, 1905-1956, (Hoover Institution Archives)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Russian Anti-Bolshevik Posters, c.1919-1922 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
creatorOf Alekseev, Mikhail Vasilʹevich, 1857-1918. Mikhail Vasil'evich Alekseev papers, 1905-1956. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
referencedIn Vera Alekseeva de Borel' typescript Sorok let v riadkh russkoi imperatorskoi armii, undated Hoover Institution Archives.
referencedIn Borel', Vera Alekseeva de. Sorok let v ri︠a︡dkh russkoĭ imperatorskoĭ armii : typescript, n.d. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
creatorOf Mikhail V. Alekseev Papers, 1905-1956 Hoover Institution Archives.
referencedIn Borel', Vera Alekseeva de. Sorok let v riadakh Russkoi Imperatorskoi Armii : photocopy of typescript, nd. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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Soviet Union
Eastern Front
Soviet Union
Russia
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World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Eastern
Russo--Japanese War, 1904-1905
World War, 1914-1918
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Birth 1857-11-03

Death 1918-09-25

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