Military figure, founder of the National Republican Greek League and politician, born in Arta in 1891. He took part in the Balkan Wars (1912-1913) and graduated from the Hellenic Army and NCO School in 1914. He was on the same side with Venizelos in Salonica during the National Schism.
In 1925 he was appointed commander of Athens’ garrison and in 1926 adjutant of the President of the Republic.
On the 9th of September 1941 he founded the Resistance Organisation – National Republican Greek League.
Following the initiative of the British General Headquarters of the Middle East he collaborated with the Greek Peoples Liberation Army, under the command of Aris Velouhiotis and English saboteurs to blow up the Gorgopotamos Bridge on the 25th of November 1942.