Vasili Bebutov

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Vasiliy Osipovich Bebutov
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Bebutov Vasiliy Osipovich
Native name Russian: Василий Осипович Бебутов
Born (1791-01-01)1 January 1791
Died 7 April 1858(1858-04-07) (aged 67)
Rank General
Battles/wars Russo-Turkish War of 1806–1812
Patriotic War of 1812
Awards

Vasiliy Osipovich Bebutov (Russian: Василий Осипович Бебутов) (1 January 1791 – April 7, 1858) was a Russian-Armenian general. A descendant of a Georgian-Armenian noble house of Bebutashvili/Bebutov, he was in the military since 1809. Served in the Russo-Turkish War of 1806–1812 and the Patriotic War of 1812. Since 1816 he was Adjutant General of the H. I. M. Retinue and served with A. P. Yermolov. During the Russo-Turkish War of 1828–29 he participated in the takeover of Akhaltsikhe, from 1830 he was the governor of the Armenian Oblast. From 1844–47 he was the commander of troops against Imam Shamil. He was awarded the Order of Saint George of the second degree on December 6, 1853 for his services.

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This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the Russian Wikipedia.

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