LACY, PETER [SSNE 1358]

Surname
LACY
First name
PETER

Text source

Peter Lacy entered Russian service in 1697 and fought against Danes, Swedes and Turks between 1705-21. He was commander in chief at St.Petersburg and other places in 1725. He helped to put Augustus of Saxony on the Polish throne in 1733-5. He was field marshal in 1736.

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Service record

STUART KINGDOMS, RUSSIAN ARMY
Departed 1736-12-31, as FIELD MARSHALL
Capacity OFFICER, purpose MILITARY