Karl Fredrik Wilkama
Karl Fredrik Wilkama, born Wilkman, (27 March 1876 – 15 July 1947, Helsinki
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) was a Finnish
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 General of the Infantry
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. He was the supreme commander of the Finnish Defence Forces
Finnish Defence Forces
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Wilkama became an officer in the Imperial Russian Army
Imperial Russian Army
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 in 1899. According to the records, he started his military career on 30 May 1889, when he was only 13.

Wilkama was appointed General Major on 12 April 1918.

Major General Wilkama was appointed Commander-in-chief of the Finnish Army on 31 May 1918, when General of the Cavalry Mannerheim
Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim
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 was granted leave from his position.

Our eyes have seen the skies burning red,Angels singing, voices full of dread,We see the lies but never ask why?The seeds of sorrow the blood they cry.

"Deep Down Inside", Dream (album)|Dream.

I've seen this before yeah I've been there too,This aint for me..not what I want,I've loved honestly and it always hurts,Can't feel this no more..it's gotta be true.

"Not Gonna Fall", Dream (album)|Dream.

I knew you are,Just like an angel sent from above,In your embrace,You give me more than,I could ever dream of.

"You Bring Out the Best In Me", Gemilang|Gemilang, 2004