Soldier, statesman (B.
1880, Iskodra / Bulgaria – D. October 26, 1974). He graduated from the
Several resources claim
that he overlooked the destruction of many historical buildings (many mosques
and religious buildings) for landscaping while he was the Second Army Commander
“Seljuks have buried the important figures and sultans as mummified; and their death bodies were buried under tombs as a mummy. But, unfortunately, these arts were opened and the bodies were dissolved during the rule of a commander.” (Prof. Dr. Osman Turan)
Turkish cavalry under
the command of Fahrettin Altay have chased the Greek Army after the Great
Battle towards İzmir, and entered İzmir on September 9, giving the people the
good news of victory. Fahrettin Altay had the rank of Full General and he was a
member of High Military Council. He was the
Fahreddin Altay’ın Türkiye İstiklâl Muhârebâtında Süvârî Kolordusunun Harekâtı, İstiklâl Harbimizde Süvârî Kolordusu, İslâm Dini, On Yıl Savaşı ve Sonrası 1912-1922, Çanakkale Hatıraları (with Cemil Conk Paşa - Liman Von Sanders, 2002).
REFERENCE: Prof. Dr.
Osman Turan / Selçuklular Târihi
(1965, p.689), İbrahim Hakkı Konyalı / Abideleri
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