The Generals of WWII

Generals from Hungary Flag for Hungary
Portrait of Colonel-General Dezsö László

László, Dezsö


* 23rd of July 1893

† 8th of June 1949


1941-05-01 Major-General
1943-05-01 Lieutenant-General
1944-11-01 Colonel-General


1936-XX-XX 1937-XX-XX Chief of Section 1 Operations, Bureau VI, Ministry of Defence
1937-XX-XX 1938-XX-XX Chief of Staff 1st Mixed Brigade
1938-11-01 1941-02-01 Chief of Section 1 Operations, Group I Executive Staff, General Staff
1941-02-01 1941-03-01 Commanding Officer 5th Infantry Brigade
1941-03-01 1943-11-01 Chief of Group I Executive Staff, General Staff
1941-11-01 1943-05-15 Commandant of the Royal Hungarian Military Academy
1942-07-30 1942-09-12 General Officer Commanding 7th Light Division
1943-05-15 1944-05-XX General Officer Commanding VIII Corps [Eastern Front]
1944-04-01 1944-04-05 General Officer Commanding Hungarian Occupation Group, Ukraine
1944-05-XX 1944-10-16 Deputy Commander in Chief of the Army
1944-05-XX 1944-10-16 Deputy Chief General Staff
1944-10-16 1945-04-XX General Officer Commanding 1st Army [Eastern Front]
1949-XX-XX Condemned to death and executed
Picture source: Courtesy of Valdis Kursietis