Mürsel Bakû

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Mürsel Bakû
1316-Sv. 7[1]
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Born (1881-12-00)December 0, 1881
Erzurum, Ottoman Empire
Died February 2, 1945(1945-02-02) (aged 64)
Istanbul, Turkey
Buried at Zincirlikuyu Mezarlığı
State Cemetery
Allegiance  Ottoman Empire
 Turkey
Years of service Ottoman: 1901–1919
Turkey: November 3, 1921 – August 23, 1938
Rank Tümgeneral
Commands held 11th Cavalry Brigade, 34th Division, 2nd Cavalry Division, 32nd Division, 12th Division, 5th Caucasian Division
6th Cavalry Division, 1st Cavalry Division, VII Corps (deputy), 2nd Cavalry Division, 23rd Infantry Division, Inspector of the Cavalry, Deputy Inspector of the Infantry, member of the Military Supreme Court
Battles/wars Balkan Wars
First World War
War of Independence
Other work Member of the GNAT (Kocaeli)

Mürsel Bakû (1881; Erzurum – February 2, 1945; Istanbul) was an officer of the Ottoman Army and the general of the Turkish Army.

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  1. ^ T.C. Genelkurmay Harp Tarihi Başkanlığı Yayınları, Türk İstiklâl Harbine Katılan Tümen ve Daha Üst Kademlerdeki Komutanların Biyografileri, Genkurmay Başkanlığı Basımevi, Ankara, 1972, p. 132. (Turkish)