The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Lieutenant-General József Grassy

Grassy, József


* 31st of December 1894

† 4th of November 1946


1942-03-30 Major-General
1944-11-01 Lieutenant-General


Commanding Officer 16th Border Battalion
1941-01-01 1941-03-01 Deputy Commander in Chief of the Air Force
1941-01-01 1941-03-01 Inspector of the Air Force
1941-03-01 1941-08-01 Head of Air Force Organization Bureau, Ministry of Defence
1941-08-01 1942-02-17 Commanding Officer 15th Infantry Brigade
1942-02-17 1942-04-01 General Officer Commanding 15th Light Division
1942-04-01 1942-11-15 General Officer Commanding 13th Light Division [Eastern Front]
1942-11-15 1943-10-XX Head of Bureau of Military Training, Ministry of Defence
1943-10-XX 1944-01-XX Chief of Group II (Training), General Staff
1944-04-XX Retired
1944-XX-XX Joins the Waffen-SS
1944-XX-XX 1945-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 25th Waffen-Grenadier-Division der SS "Hunyadi"
1945-XX-XX General Officer Commanding 26th Waffen-Grenadier-Division der SS "Hungaria"
1945-XX-XX Extradited to Yugoslavia
1946-11-04 Condemned to death and executed as war criminal, Yugoslavia
Picture source: Courtesy of Andris J. Kursietis