This article does not cite any sources. (December 2009) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
Evripidis Bakirtzis (Greek: Ευριπίδης Μπακιρτζής; 16 January 1895 – 9 March 1947), born in Kozani (or according to other sources in Serres), Ottoman Empire, was a Hellenic Army officer and politician. Dismissed from the army twice due to his participation in pro-republican coup attempts, later during the Axis Occupation of Greece in World War II he co-founded the EKKA resistance group and later he joined the Greek People's Liberation Army. He served as head of the Political Committee of National Liberation, a government of Greek Resistance-held territories, from 10 March to 18 April 1944. He was nicknamed "the Red Colonel", from his pen name in the communist Rizospastis.
|New title|| Chairman of the Political Committee of National Liberation
March 10 – April 18, 1944
|This biographical article related to the military of Greece is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This article about a Greek politician is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|