Home Page World War II Armed Forces — Orders of Battle and Organizations Last Updated 14.04.2014
Royal Hungarian Honvéd
I Corps
1st Military District
   Deputy Corps Commander
     00.08.194000.02.1941    BG Arthur Horvay
   Constituted:       01.02.1929    as 1st Military District
   Redesignated:    01.10.1938    as I Corps, by amalgamating the 1st Mixed Brigade and 1st Military District
   Activated:    07.04.1941    (Corps Headquarters only)
   Inactivated:    17.04.1941    (Corps Headquarters only)
   Mobilized:    00.08.1944    (Corps Headquarters only)
   Discontinued:       12.02.1945    Lost in Budapest
Commanding Officers:
   01.02.192901.07.1930    MG Odiló Schönner
   01.07.193001.12.1935    MG Ernö Nánássy-Megay
   01.12.193501.05.1936    MG András Czibur
   01.05.193601.09.1936    BG Jenö Rátz
   [01.09.193601.10.1936]    position not filled
   01.10.193601.02.1939    MG Vilmos Nagy
   01.02.193901.03.1940    MG Gusztáv Jány
   01.03.194001.05.1941    MG Zoltán Decleva
   01.05.194101.11.1942    MG Imre Ruszkiczay-Rüdiger
   01.11.194201.11.1943    MG József Németh II
   01.11.194301.08.1944    MG Béla Aggteleky
   01.08.194408.10.1944    MG Szilárd Bakay
   08.10.194415.10.1944    MG Béla Aggteleky
   16.10.194412.02.1945    LTG Iván Hindy
   01.02.192901.03.1940    HM (peace time garrison)
   01.03.194007.04.1941    VKF (peace time garrison)
   07.04.194117.04.1941    Third Army
   17.04.194130.08.1944    VKF (peace time garrison)
   30.08.194412.11.1944    Second Army (peace time garrison)
   12.11.194419.03.1945    Third Army (Commandant of Budapest)
Peace Time Organization to 1943:
   Corps Headquarters
   Corps Troops: [1]

   I Corps Artillery Command
   I Heavy Artillery Battalion (mot)
   I Artillery Observation Battery
   I Anti-Aircraft Battalion (mot)
   I Signal Battalion
   I Combat Engineer Battalion
   I Corps Motorized Supply Services Headquarters
Peace Time Organization from 1943:
   Corps Headquarters
   Attached units:

   I Corps Supply Services Headquarters
   I Corps Motorized Supply Services Headquarters
   I Engineer Command
   I Signal Command
   I Labor Forces Command
   IX Labor Forces Command
   I independent Heavy Artillery Battery (mot)
   I independent Cavalry Battalion
   I independent Combat Engineer Battalion
   1st Infantry Regiment [2]
   2nd Artillery Regiment [2]
   "Budapest" independent Infantry Battalion
[1] The I Corps Bicycle Battalion was not raised.
[2] To be assigned to the 25th Infantry Division.
There were no foreign countries bordering the I Corps area, and hence there were no Border units.
Back to previous page Ranks