In Warsaw in honor of General of the UPR, which saved the city from the Bolsheviks, called square (photo)

В Варшаве в честь генерала УНР, который спас город от большевиков, назвали сквер (фото)

Brand name Bezruchko in Kiev a street is named (in the Shevchenko district), and in Rivno Avenue. But in the winery there is a street, Avenue, and travel, named in his honor.

The city Council of Warsaw decided to name one of the squares in the Polish capital in the name of the General of the Army of the Ukrainian national Republic Brand Bezruchko.

“Thanks to the Polish friends for this important gesture of recognition of the role of Ukrainian allies in the war with Bolsheviks in 1920,” – said the Ukrainian Embassy in Poland.

Brand name Bezruchko in Kiev a street is named (in the Shevchenko district), and in Rivno Avenue. But in the winery there is a street, Avenue, and travel, named in his honor.

Marko Bezruchko born in the territory of the modern city of Tokmak of Zaporizhzhya region in 1883. During the First world war on the German front in the Russian army, first as division chief of staff, then was promoted to chief of staff of the corps artillery.

Completed the First world with the rank of Colonel, in the spring of 1918 he returned to Ukraine. After coming to power of Paul Skoropadsky was appointed to the General staff of the Army of the newly formed Ukrainian State, where he was the Ukrainization of the front parts of the Russian army.

Further Bezruchko sided Directory Symon Petliura, where he headed the operations division of the army of the UNR. Then was chief of staff of the corps of Riflemen under the command of Eugene Konovalets, later directed the 6th infantry division.

In the body Bezruchko participated in the First winter campaign of the UNR army (1919-1920) – the campaign of the Ukrainian troops in the rear red and the Volunteer armies of Denikin territory of Ukraine. During this campaign, in April 1920, the UNR signed the Treaty of Alliance with Poland. Fighting both armies began to conduct together.

6th infantry division under the command Bezruchko played a decisive role in the capture of Kiev in may 1920, and the reflection in Zamosc counteroffensive cavalry under the command of Semyon Budyonny in September-November of the same year. Then the Soviet cavalry is actually missed in the Polish capital in Warsaw.

But Poland signed a peace agreement with the Bolsheviks, and Polish troops stopped the offensive. The UPR army was left alone with the red Army. In the end, Bezruchko retreated to Warsaw, where he studied military Affairs of the UNR in exile, and other research activities as the Chairman of the Ukrainian military-historical society in Warsaw (1931-1935).

During the Second world Bezruchko supported the Organization of Ukrainian nationalists. Died in 1944 in Warsaw, where he was buried -?? in the Orthodox part of the city cemetery “Will”.

In August 2016, the then Minister of defence of Poland, Anthony Macierewicz laid flowers on his grave in celebration of the Day of the Polish army. And since June 2018 Brand name Bezruchko named the circular intersection in Wroclaw.

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В Варшаве в честь генерала УНР, который спас город от большевиков, назвали сквер (фото)

В Варшаве в честь генерала УНР, который спас город от большевиков, назвали сквер (фото)

В Варшаве в честь генерала УНР, который спас город от большевиков, назвали сквер (фото)

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