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Aaro Pajari

Given NameAaro
Born17 Jul 1897
Died14 Oct 1949


ww2dbaseAaro Olavi Pajari was a major general in the Finnish Army. At the Battle of Tolvajarvi during the Winter War, he led a smaller force in the defeat of a larger Soviet force. he won the Mannerheim Cross of Liberty medal twice.

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17 Jul 1897 Aaro Pajari was born in Asikkala, Finland.
14 Oct 1949 Aaro Pajari passed away.


Finnish Army Lieutenant Colonel Aaro Pajari at his desk in Finland, 29 Sep 1937Finnish Army officer Pajari in a boat in a river, 1940sFinnish Army Mannerheim Cross winners in Finland, 1945; left to right: Captain Eero Kivelä, Major General Aaron Pajari, Captain Juho Pössi, Corporal Vilho RättöPortrait of Major General Aaron Pajari, 1945

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Finnish Army Lieutenant Colonel Aaro Pajari at his desk in Finland, 29 Sep 1937
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