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  2. Pyotr Wrangel - Wikipedia

    Wrangel died suddenly on April 25, 1928, possibly after contracting typhus. His family, however, believed that he had been poisoned by his butler's brother, who briefly lived in the household in Brussels and was allegedly a Soviet agent. [13] He was buried in Brussels. More than a year later, his remains were transported to Belgrade.

  3. Pyotr Nikolayevich, Baron Wrangel | Russian general | Britannica

    Pyotr Nikolayevich, Baron Wrangel, (born August 15 [August 27, New Style], 1878, Novo-Aleksandrovsk, Lithuania, Russian Empire—died April 25, 1928, Brussels, Belgium), general who led the “White” (anti-Bolshevik) forces in the final phase of the Russian Civil War (1918–20).

  4. Searching for Peter Wrangel - Hoover Institution

    General Peter Wrangel, a dashing figure who fought the Bolsheviks during Russia’s civil war, symbolizes in many ways a Russia that might have been. A legend surrounds Wrangel, the White commander who in 1920 sailed away across the Black Sea with the last of the anti-communist forces for a life of exile. His aura of courage, charisma, and ...

  5. Always with Honor: The Memoirs of General Wrangel: Wrangel, Pyotr...

    Wrangel, a career cavalry officer who fought with distinction in the Russo-Japanese War and World War i, found himself at the center of various intrigues in the early stages of the Russian Revolution. After narrowly escaping death at the hands of a Bolshevik execution squad, Wrangel joined the Volunteer Army of General Denikin.

  6. Pyotr Wrangel - Russian Revolution

    Pyotr Wrangel (1878-1928) was a Russian military officer who served in the Russo-Japanese War and World War I. He later commanded the White army in southern Russia during the Civil War. Wrangel was born in the Lithuanian city of Novalexandrovsk to a noble family of German heritage. He studied mining and engineering in St Petersburg.

  7. Wrangel family - Wikipedia

    Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel (Peter von Wrangel, 1878–1928), a leader of the White Army during the Russian Civil War Alexander von Wrangel ( Alexander Evataiyevich Wrangel, 1804–1880), Baron, Russian infantry general Alexander Egorovich Wrangell (1833–1915), Baron, Russian diplomat

  8. The Dearly Departed Return to Russia | The New Yorker

    This was why the grandson of another White Guard leader, General Pyotr Wrangel, declined to allow his grandfather’s remains to be transferred to Moscow from Belgrade, where they have rested ...

  9. Pyotr Wrangel | The Kaiserreich Wiki | Fandom

    Pyotr Nikolaievich Wrangel, known popularly as the "Black Baron", is a famous Russian general and hero of the Russian Civil War. Widely-regarded as a political moderate and dedicated military man, Wrangel is arguably one of the least divisive figures in Russia's increasingly unstable political scene.

  10. Pyotr Vrangel - Vikipedi

    Pyotr Vrangel (Rusça: Пётр Никола́евич Вра́нгель / Pyotr Nikolayeviç Vrangel, 15 Ağustos 1878; Novoaleksandrovsk (bugünkü: Zarasai), Kovno Guberinyası (), Rus İmparatorluğu - 25 Nisan 1928; Brüksel, Belçika), Güney Rusya'da karşıdevrimci Beyaz Ordu'nun liderlerinden biri. Korgeneral (1917). Rusya'da 1918-1922 yılları arasında gerçekleşen, pek çok ...

  11. Pyotr Wrangel - Wikiwand

    Baron Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel , also known by his nickname the Black Baron, was a Russian officer of Baltic German origin in the Imperial Russian Army. During the later stages of the Russian Civil War, he was commanding general of the anti-Bolshevik White Army in Southern Russia.