Faithfully — Carl F. Baggovut (Karl Gustav von Baggenhufvudt)

Russian Empire, in contrast to the modern Russian Federation, cleverly lure foreign professionals. Professional zabugornye officers brought a great contribution to the development of the Russian army as a whole, and the most important victory over Napoleon, viz. One of these generals was Charles F. Baggovut (Karl Gustav von Baggenhufvudt).

He was born in 1761 in the town of Pergel province of Estonia. A family, with the tongue-twisting name Baggenhufvudt has Norwegian roots, but in the XVI century, moved to Sweden, and then in the XVII century Estland. Father Carla Gustav headed Libau customs, and specifically it determines offspring's future

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The faithful son of the Motherland — Marshal Semyon Budyonny

In 1935, the Soviet Union the "Regulation on the service commanders and officers of the Red Army" were introduced individual military ranks. Marshals have 5 Red Army generals, among them Budyonny (1883-1973).

At the young Russian state it was a living legend, the "father" of reddish cavalry commander of the "men", abroad it was called "red Murat."

But after the end of the "era of Stalin" was evenly shape the image of the "Horselover", near horseman. Even formed a layer of legends and anecdotes about the marshal.

Started and reviewing awards — remember that the idea of creation

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