The Northern Army

■ i S the following units of 'People's White Troops' were command of General Yudenich: the Northern Corps _ ■ >F5,800 men. II guns, two armoured trains and two

- White Estonian Division (6,000 man with 30 guns): S. Bulak-Balakhovich's detachment; 2nd White Division (numbering about 1.000 men). Naval support

Kiltie was provided bv a British s(]tiadron under Rear-•1 Walter ('.owan.

e new formations had joined the armv: the Volunteer n der Goltz); New Latvian Armv: Baltic Landwehr (Von l; Prince Liven s 'Russian Armv"; (Colonel Dibitch's Corps: a tfci it under Colonel l'lewe; and the 'Russian Corps' under t-\valov (formed of Russian POW's captured bv the Germans).

• own about these formations. Some remained independent, <i Yudenich\s armv, while others even entered German service.

In - line time the North-Western Armv under General Keller was Pskov. In October 1918, it changed its name to the 'Pskov Detachment' and became a detached corps of the Northern the defeat at Pskov; at the end of November 1918, remnants \ nhern Corps withdrew to Estonia where thev became the 1 ( orps' of t he Northern Armv under the command of Colonel BkAF d later of Colonel Dzero/.hinskv. B\ February 1919 this corps tie divisions (1st and 2nd) and Maj.Gen. Rod/ianko was its ■tiding officer.

ui 1919 the Northern Corps was reformed into the Armv of the '•'• en Yudenich was appointed commander-in-chief of all anti-

• : 'rces on the north-western f ront bv Kolchak, the army's name _■ I to the 'North-Western Armv" to distinguish it f rom the force her north around Murmansk and Archangelsk. At that time nn\ eluded the 1st and 2nd Rifle Corps and the 1st Rifle Division ■a ed about 18,000 men, 57 artillery pieces, 500 machine-guns rmoured trains.

S ember 1919 Lt.Gen. Glazenappe was appointed commander-Mi f. >1 lowed soon after bv L.t.Gen. Pallen. A series of defeats led to rr k ing disbanded in February 1920.

Gymnasterka

Lt.Gen. Ivanov-Reenov, Ataman of the Siberian Cossacks and commander of the Siberian Cossack Corps, 1919. This uniform was introduced at approximately that date, and consisted of a black gymnasterka with silver piping, and cartridge-pockets for Mosin rifle clips copied from Caucasian fashion. The shoulder-boards are covered with silver lace and piped red.

Lt.Gen. Ivanov-Reenov, Ataman of the Siberian Cossacks and commander of the Siberian Cossack Corps, 1919. This uniform was introduced at approximately that date, and consisted of a black gymnasterka with silver piping, and cartridge-pockets for Mosin rifle clips copied from Caucasian fashion. The shoulder-boards are covered with silver lace and piped red.

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