Titus Ciortea (1883-1921)

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Transylvanian Romanian, lawyer in Alba Iulia, member of the Romanian National Party, sent to the front, falls to the Russians, returns to Târgu Lăpuş in 1918, elected member of the Romanian National Council in the locality and delegated to the Great National Assembly in Alba Iulia Unirea voted. Returned to Lăpuş organizes a popular gathering to present the local population of Unirea Transilvania with the Romanian Kingdom. The participants in the assembly were attacked by a Hungarian detachment, Titus Ciortea was seriously injured.