JCC 1: Russian Civil War
The Russian Civil War (1918-21) was fought to determine who should rule Russia in the watch of the October 1917 revolution. During this period a conglomerate of
anti-Bolshevik groups named the Whites, fought to remove the Bolsheviks from strength and restore some aspects of the old order. Other groups not directly coordinated
with the Bolsheviks or the Whites fought for the independence of their own territories.
The Russian Civil War was a conclusive conflict, drawing in many diverse political and military groups, nationalist movements and all kinds of the Russian community.
Several foreign states, most of whom opposed the Bolshevik government in Russia, also offered troops, weaponry, stocks, and intelligence to contending parties.
Like most other inner conflicts the Russian Civil War created chaos, division, attack and vengeance, intense propaganda, war scandals and human suffering on catastrophic