The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Colonel-General Lajos Csatay vités Csatai

Csatay vités Csatai, Lajos

Colonel-General

* 1st of August 1886

† 21st of November 1944

Promotions

1938-05-01 Major-General
1941-05-01 Lieutenant-General
1943-02-01 Colonel-General

Service

1933-XX-XX 1935-XX-XX Commandant of Anti-Aircraft Artillery Training School
1935-XX-XX 1936-XX-XX Commanding Officer Artillery 5th Mixed Brigade
1936-XX-XX 1940-03-01 Commandant of Hajmásker Field Artillery School
1940-03-01 1941-08-01 Chief of Artillery Field Training
1941-08-01 1942-07-XX General Officer Commanding IV Corps [Eastern Front]
1942-07-XX Acting General Officer Commanding 2nd Army
1942-07-XX 1942-12-03 General Officer Commanding IV Corps [Eastern Front]
1942-12-03 1943-06-12 General Officer Commanding 3rd Army
1943-06-12 1944-10-16 Minister of Defence
1944-04-19 1944-05-10 Acting Commander in Chief of the Army
1944-11-21 Committed Suicide in German prison
Picture source: Courtesy of Andris J. Kursietis