Nicholas Nicolaievich is relieved of his command. The Tsar felt that his presence would prove to be a morale boost for the Russian army.
Editors. "Nicholas II takes over military operation command". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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