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Budenny Explained

Budenny at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Russian army officer. In 1919 he joined the Communist Party and, as commander of the 1st Cavalry Army in the Russian Civil War, he played a crucial role in defeating the White (anti-Bolshevik) generals A. Denikin and P. Wrangel and in fighting the Poles (1920). He later became a marshal of the Soviet Union and was commander of Moscow's military district.