Makhnovists

Staradolz, Alexander, ?-1936

A short account of Alexander Staradolz who fought with Makhno and Durruti.

Lepetchenko, Ivan and Alexander

Alexander Lepetchenko

A short account of the lives of the Lepetchenko brothers, Alexander and Ivan, who fought with the Makhnovists.

Zuychenko, Nazar Semenovich, 1887/8-1938

Zuychenko , seated  2nd from right. Makhno seated far left, Antoni seated second

A short biography of Nazar Zuychenko, one of first members of Gulyai Poye Anarchist Communist Group, persecuted by the Soviet authorities

Chuchko, Ivan Minovich, 1893-1938

A short biography of Ivan Chuchko, Makhnovist commander hounded by the Soviet authorities for many years.

The Kolesnikov uprising

Ivan Kolesnikov

A short account of the uprising against the Bolsheviks led by Ivan Kolesnikov, like Fomin and Sapozhkov an ex-Red Army man.

The Greek Makhnovists

A short account of the role of the Black Sea Greeks in the Makhnovist movement.

Ivanyuk, ?-1921

A short biography of Ivanyuk, independent-minded Makhnovist commander, who died in the last major battle of the movement.

Pravda, Simeon (Batko Pravda), 1877-1921

Banner of the 2nd Consolidated Makhnovist Regiment

A short biography of Simeon Pravda, one of the most colourful of the Makhnovist commanders.

Zhivoder, c.1883-1920

A short biography of Zhivoder, a revolutionary sailor who moved from Bolshevism to anarchism.

Brova, Mikhail or Brava aka Batko Brova, ?-1921

Makhnovists 1919

A short biography of Mikhail Brova, Makhnovist commander, anarchist communist and associate of Maslakov