Generals and personalities

Franz Riml v. Altrosenburg

I came across a rare badge recently. The portrait of general major von Altrosenburg with the cityscape of Lemberg in ...

Major Gyula Hummel

Major Gyula Hummel is mentioned in the staff of the 2nd honvéd infantry regiment in the schematics of 1917 and ...
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Colonel General Karl Kritek

He was born in 1861 in Spalato, Dalmatia. He completed his studies in Vienna, then the military schools in St ...
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Lieutenant General Pál Nagy

In the Great War, he was first commander of the 72nd Infantry Regiment, then in November he led the 38th ...
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Colonel Eduard Fischer

He was born in 1862 in Carapciu, Bukovina. He prepared for a military career since childhood, and began his career ...
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Hermann von Staabs

The soldiers of the Monarchy knew the names of only a few of the German generals, therefore it was rarely ...

Erich von Ludendorff

Erich von Ludendorff was one of the most successful and recognized military leaders of the German Empire during the Great ...

General Max v. Gallwitz

General Max von Gallwitz has already appeared in a post here. He was the commander of the German 11th Army, ...

Colonel Karl Glöckner in IR 23

He was born on December 31, 1871, graduated from the Military Academy in Vienna in 1893 and from the Kriegsschule ...
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Alexander von Linsingen

He was a Prussian general, born in 1850 in Hildesheim and died in 1935 in Hanover. He began his military ...
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