Day archives: June 28th, 2020

Mikael Melik-Ohanjanyan – Hero Of Sardarapat

Mikael Melik-Ohanjanyan – Hero Of Sardarapat

Mikael Melik-Ohanjanyan was from a well-known Syunik princely family. He was the brother of outstanding Armenian philologist, Armenologist, orientalist, and translator Karapet Melik-Ohanjanyan. When WWI began, Mikael was studying in Moscow. As a tsarist officer, he would participate in the war.  After the Bolshevik revolution, he returned to Armenia and as a platoon commander participated …