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Generals and personalities

Frigyes Csanády

He was born 1861 in Laibach (today Ljubljana). He studied in Keszthely and then in Kremsmünster. After graduating from the ...
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Karl von Pflanzer-Baltin

He was born in the city of Pécs in 1855, where his father, who was a chief military justice officer, ...
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Paul Puhallo von Brlog

Army general of Croatian descent. He was born in 1856 in the village of Brlog near the once border guard ...
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Heinrich von Hess IR 49

He was not a general of the Great War, but he was the owner of the 49th Infantry Regiment. I’ve ...
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Alexander von Krobatin

Alexander von Krobatin (1849-1933) was an Austrian artillery officer, and from 1912 to 1917 he was Minister of War of ...
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Viktor Dankl von Krasnik

He was born in 1854 in Udine, where his father served as a military officer. From 1869 he attended a ...
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Archduke Joseph

He came from the Hungarian branch of the Habsburgs. His grandfather was Archduke Joseph, whose name was included in the ...
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Paul von Hindenburg Marshal

German Field Marshal Paul von Hindenburg was born in Posen (now Poznan) in 1847. His father was a Prussian army ...
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baron Hermann Kövess von Kövesháza

Born in Temesvár in 1854, his family was of Transylvanian Saxon descent. He was trained as a military engineer at ...
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Franz Graf Conrad von Hötzendorf

Field Marshal, Chief of Staff of the Austro-Hungarian Empire during most of the Great War (1912-1917). He was born in ...
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Peter Hofmann infantry general

Peter Hofmann was born in Vienna in 1865. He graduated from the Theresianum military school in Wiener Neustadt in 1884 ...
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Archduke Eugen

He was born in the Teschen branch of the House of Habsburg-Lothringen. Like most Habsburg boys, he was sent to ...
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Karl Magerl von Kouffheim

He was member of an old Graz family, who added several military officers to the Army and Fleet of the ...
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Field marshal Svetozar Boroevic

Svetozar Boroević was born in 1856 in Umetic, Croatia. In 1875, he was appointed lieutenant and was assigned to the ...
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Karl and Zita

Emperor Karl and his wife Zita were very popular in Hungary. Hungarians did not forget the 1848/49 events. Neither did ...
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Colonel Kaposmérői Mérey Árpád

Commander of the 1st Népfelkelő Hussar Regiment 1915-1916 ...
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