Definition of White Army in English:

Share this entry

White Army


Any of the armies which opposed the Bolsheviks during the Russian Civil War of 1918–21.
Example sentences
  • To help the White Army, troops from Britain, France, Japan and the United States were sent into Russia.
  • In the White Armies were Czechs, alien ex-prisoners of war, and a sprinkling of Allied Staff officers…
  • This is a 44-page book detailing soldiers and officers of the various White Armies that fought in the Northwest of Russia.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: White Army

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.