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Dukhonin, Nicolay Nicolayevich
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Dukhonin, Nicolay Nicolayevich

(December 13, 1876, Smolensk Governorate – December 3, 1917, Mogilev), Russian general. Dukhonin came from a noble family in the Smolensk Governorate. He graduated from the Alexander Military School in 1896 and from the Academy of the General Staff in 1902. At the outset of the World War he initially commanded a regiment, and in June of 1916 was appointed quartermaster general of the Southwestern Front. During June–August of 1917 he served as chief of Staff of the Sou…

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Dahlmann, Dittmar, “Dukhonin, Nicolay Nicolayevich”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 25 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2015

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