Khodiakov, Nikolai Vasilevich

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Khodiakov, Nikolai Vasil’evich


Born 1899 in Moscow; died there November 1917. One of the organizers of the proletarian youth movement; participant in the October Revolution of 1917 in Moscow. Member of the Communist Party from the summer of 1917.

The son of a worker, Khodiakov was an apprentice to a joiner. He helped organize the “Third International” League of Working Youth in Gorodskoi district in Moscow and was a Red Guard. Khodiakov was fatally wounded in a battle with Junkers.


Geroi Oktiabria. Moscow, 1967.
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