Home Russian Women About Russia Dating Advice Services Gift Shop Consultation Forum FAQs
Forum Home Russian Travel Learn Russian Dating Services Fiancee Visa Russian Religion Online Conversion Contact Us
Russian Bride Russian Bride

RUSSIAN BRIDE GUIDE   

Russian Bride
Russian Bride


SITEMAP ROMANCE  TOURS INTERNATIONAL DATING ABOUT RUSSIAN  WOMEN SCAM  LIST HOW  AVOID  FRAUD RUSSIAN TRAVEL DATING ADVICE DATING SERVICES SINGLES CRUISES LANGUAGE COURSES LEARN RUSSIAN

Russian Travel Tips Russian Scam List How Scams Work Avoid Fraud and Scam How to avoid problems What I need to have Visas Service Russian Visas Ukraine Visas Belarus Visas Uzbekistan Visa Turkmenistan Visa Kazakhstan Visa Airfare Fiancee Visa Embassies Russian hotels Ukraine Hotels Russian flats

ABOUT RUSSIA Main Info About Russia The Anthem of Russia Russian Flag Russian State emblem Russian Power structure Russian Regions Russian Cities Nations of Russia Russian Culture and Russian Art Russia History Religion in Russian Russian Geography and Russian Nature Learn Russian Fast Russian Holidays Russian Weather Russian Names Sizes in Russia OUR SERVICES AFA Gift &Services Gift Shope Consultation
Advice Line
Dating Services Express Mail Phone Translation Visa Services Fiancee Visa ABOUT ME CONTACT ME


ABOUT RUSSIA / HISTORY / HISTORIC PERSONALITIES / KOSTENETSKY


History of Russia

Historic Personalities

Kostenetsky V. G.
Lieutenant-General
Vasily Grigorievich Kostenetsky came of a noble familfy from the Chernigov gubernia (province).
He studied in the Artillery and then in the Engineering Military Schools and after graduating was sent to the artillery in the rank of cadet.
He took part in the Russian-Turkish war of 1787-1791. He participated in the storm and capture of the strong Turkish fortress Ochakov.
In 1796 he formed one of the first in Russia horse artillery company. With this company he fought and distinguished in the campaigns of 1805 and 1806-1807 against Napoleon.
In 1812 year he commanded the artillery of the 6-th Infantry Corps of General Dokhturov in the 1-st Western Army and participated in all battles from Vilno to Smolensk.
In the Borodino battle after the death of General Kutaisov Kostenetsky commanded the whole artillery of the Russian army.
In this battle he showed himself as usual: he was well-known by his fearlessness and ability to keep presence of mind in the most critical situations. He was very tall and usually in fightings used intead of a usual sabre the special broad-sword of the one and a half length made specially for him.
For his service in the Borodino battle he was rewarded with the Order of St.George of 3 Class. Then he fought at Tarutino, Maloyaroslavets and Krasny.
In 1813-1814 he commanded artillery of differenst corps, took part in the main battles and got several rewards. In the Dresden battle he rescued the artillery withdrawing it from the swamp.
He had an enormous physical strength and was loved by the soldiers.
He died in 1831 during the hard epidemic of cholera in Russia.


Baghowut K. F.
Bagration P. I.
Barclay de Tolly M. B.
Bulganin N. A.
Chervyakov A. G.
Chichagov P. V.
Davidov D. V.
Dokhturov D. S.
Dorokhov I. S.
Dzerzhinsky F. E.
Ermolov A. P.
Gorchakov A. I.
Kalinin M. I.
Khrapovitsky M. E.
Konovnitsin P. P.
Kostenetsky V. G.
Kosygin A.
Kulnev J. P.
Kutaisov A. I.
Kutuzov M. I.
Miloradovich M. A.
Molotov V. M.
Neverovsky D. P.
Orlov-Denisov V. I.
Osterman-Tolstoy A. I.
Petrovsky G. I.
Platov M. I.
Potemkin J. A.
Rasputin G. Y.
Senyavin D. N.
Stolypin P. A.
Suvorov A. V.
Tuchkov A. A.
Ushakov F. F.
Uvarov F. P.
Vasilchikov I. V.
Volkonsky S. G.
Voroshilov K. Y.
Wittgenstein P. Ch.




About Russia ]   [ Listen to the national anthem of Russia ]   [ The State flag ]   [ The State emblem ]   [ Power structure of Russia ]   [ Regions of Russia ]   [ Cities of Russia ]   [ Nations of Russia ]  


Elena Korosteleva Pictures
ONLINE CONVERSION >> Convert just about anything to anything else. Over 5,000 units, and 50,000 conversions.
GIFT FINDER >>
DATING SERVICES >>
About Russian Women Russian Scam List Avoid Fraud and Scam About Russia Russian History Russian Travel Tips Services Dating Advice Daily Horoscope Russian Religion AFA Gift Service Gift Shop Learn Russian Fast Russian Slang Russian Love Words Dating Services Russian Holidays Russian Weather Russian Names Valentine's Day Women Day - March 8
Banner 10000620

Banner 10000145

iconicon



Travel Smarter

    Russian Bride Guide


Singles-Exchange.Net


Terms & Conditions       Privacy Policy       Contact Us


Russian Bride Guide
In Association with AFA
7320 N Dreamy Draw Drive
Phoenix, Arizona 85020
(602) 553-8178
FAX (602) 468-1119
Contact Us