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Bronze bust of Serbian Field Marshal Zivojin Misic

Bronze bust of Field Marshal Zivojin Misic

This is a small bronze bust of Serbian Field Marshal Zivojin Misic. In 1914, Misic came out of retirement to command the Serbian First Army, having won the Battle of Kolubara, and was promoted to Field Marshal because of this. He was appointed Chief of the Supreme Command in June 1918, leading the Serbian Army in the breakthrough on the Salonika Front in September 1918.