See also:Russian general, first distinguished himself in the Seven Years' War . He participated with his elder
See also:Gregory and Alexis, in the coup d'etat of 1762, after which he was appointed chief procurator of the
See also:senate . During the first
See also:Turkish War of Catherine II. he served under
See also:Admiral Spiridov, and was one of the first to break through the Turkish
See also:line of
See also:battle at Cheshme . Subsequently, at Hydra, he put to
See also:flight eighteen Turkish vessels . These exploits were, by the
See also:order of Catherine, commemorated by a triumphal
See also:column, crowned with
See also:naval trophies, erected at Tsarskoe Selo . In 1775 he retired from the public service .
See also:Orlov was never married, but had five natural
See also:children, whom Catherine ennobled and legitimatized .
THEODORE (Rus. Fedor, or Feodor)
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