Day archives: December 21st, 2018

Arshak Gambaryan and His Thirteen Friends

Arshak Gambaryan and His Thirteen Friends

The roots of the Gambaryan family remained there, beyond Araks, in the plundered and desecrated cemeteries of Alashkert. Some branches of the family that miraculously survived the Turkish yatagan would settle in Aparan. Arshak physically was a very strong man engaged in boxing from the second class. The Artsakh movement that had commenced on February …

The Armenian Military Elite According to Mamuka Gogitidze and Georgy Bezhitashvili

The Armenian Military Elite

Doctors of Historical Sciences Mamuka Gogitidze and Georgy Bezhitashvili published the book “Armenian Military Elite” last year. This biographical directory includes Armenians born in Georgia who were given the rank of general in the Russian Imperial Army (1723-1917), the Soviet Army and Navy (1940-1991), the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, the Armed Forces of …