Koca Hyusrev Pasha
The Grand Vizier of Turkey
Abkhaz,the Grand Vizier of Turkey. Commander of the Navy, Minister of War-serasker, a prominent political leader in Turkey the second half of the XVIII century and the first half of the XIX century. He earned the title "Father of the Grand Vizier," or "head of the Grand Vizier". Being at such high government positions, Koca Hsrev Pasha always remembered his Abkhaz origin and raised 38 children who all subsequently became pashas, mostly all of them were Abkhaz. Created Corps artillery gunners.