Ion Dragoumis

Greek politician (1879 Athens - 1920), son of the forign minister of Greece Stephanos Dragoumis, diplomat, author. He participated in the Greco-Turkish war and supporter of his brother-in-law Pavlos Melas. In 26 October 1912 he raised the Greek Flag in the Embassy Thessaloniki.

He was an independent member of the parliament in 1915 (Florina). In 31 July 1920 Dragoumis was killed by a Venizelos loyalist after an unsuccessful attempt against Eleftherios Venizelos one day earlier .


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