Tag: Kronstadt Rebellion

The Kronstadt Rebellion

The Kronstadt Rebellion took place in March 1921 and consisted of Russian sailors and soldiers in the area rebelling against the Bolsheviks. Kronstadt is located on Kotlin Island, which is near the head of the Gulf of Finland, allowing for direct passage to St. Petersburg. The uprisings began in response to the authoritarian regime that … Continue reading “The Kronstadt Rebellion”