Semyon Budyonny

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Semyon Budyonny
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Marshal of the Soviet Union Semyon Mikhailovich Budyonny.
Birth nameSemyon Mikhailovich Budyonny
Born25 Apryle 1883(1883-04-25)
Platovskaya, Don Host Oblast, Roushie Empire
Dee'd26 October 1973(1973-10-26) (aged 90)
Moscow, Roushie SFSR
Allegiance Roushie Empire (1903–17)
 Roushie SFSR (1917–22)
 Soviet Union (1922–73)
Service/branchImperial Roushie Airmy
Red Army flag.svg Red Airmy
Years o service1903–54
RankMarshal o the Soviet Union
Commands held1st Cavalry Airmy
Moscow Militar Destrict
Reserve Front
Battles/warsRusso-Japanese War
Warld War I
Roushie Ceevil War
Pols-Soviet War
Warld War II
AwairdsHero o the Soviet Union Hero o the Soviet Union Hero o the Soviet Union
Order o Lenin (8)
Order o the Reid Banner (6)
Order o the October Revolution
Order o Suvorov, 1st Cless
Cross o St. George, 1—4 Clesses

Semyon Mikhailovich Budyonny (Aboot this soondlisten ; whiles transliterated as Budennyj, Budyonnyy, Budennii, Budyoni, Budyenny, or Budenny; Roushie: Семён Миха́йлович Будённый; April 25 [A.S. April 13] 1883 – October 26, 1973) wis a reid cossack, Soviet cavalryman, military commander, politeecian an a close ally o Soviet leader Joseph Stalin.