Yakup Şevki Subaşı

Yakup Şevki Subaşı, also known as Yakub Shevki Pasha (1876 in Harput – December 20, 1939 in Istanbul), was a general of the Ottoman Army and the Turkish Army.

Yakup Şevki Subaşı
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Born1876 (1876)
Harput, Ottoman Empire
Died20 December 1939(1939-12-20) (aged 62–63)
Istanbul, Turkey
Buried
Allegiance Ottoman Empire
 Turkey
Years of serviceOttoman Empire: 1896–1920
Turkey: 1921–1926
RankGeneral
Commands heldBosporus Fortified Area Command, 19th Division, III Corps (deputy), XV Corps (deputy), XV Corps, XIV Corps, II Caucasian Corps, Ninth Army
Second Army, member of the Supreme Military Council
Battles/warsBalkan Wars
First World War
War of Independence

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  1. ^ T.C. Genelkurmay Harp Tarihi Başkanlığı Yayınları, Türk İstiklâl Harbine Katılan Tümen ve Daha Üst Kademelerdeki Komutanların Biyografileri, Genkurmay Başkanlığı Basımevi, Ankara, 1972, p. 66. (in Turkish)