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Royal Hungarian Honvéd
10th Infantry Brigade
Headquarters:
   Kaposvár (IV Corps)
Lineage:
   Constituted:       23.01.1939    as 10th Infantry Brigade. [From the 2/3 Infantry Commander, 3rd Mixed Brigade]
   Activated:    05.04.1941     
   Inactivated:    17.04.1942     
   Redesignated:    17.02.1942    as 10th Light Division
   Activated:    24.03.1942     
   Inactivated:    00.05.1943     
   Redesignated:    10.08.1943    as 10th Infantry Division
   Activated:    22.07.1944     
   Discontinued:    12.02.1945    Destroyed when Budapest fell
Commanding Officers:
   23.01.193900.07.1939    BG Dezsö Füleky
   01.08.193901.03.1940    COL Frigyes Gyimessy
   01.03.194001.10.1941    BG Ferenc Peterdy
   01.10.194101.05.1942    BG Jenö Felkl
   01.05.194100.09.1942    COL Belá Tanitó
   00.09.194210.08.1943    GEN László Molnár
   00.10.084315.06.1944    BG István Kudriczy
   15.06.194405.12.1944    BG Kornél Oszlányi
   05.12.194400.12.1944    BG József Kisfaludu
   00.12.194412.02.1945    COL Sándor András
Administrative Subordination:
   23.01.193901.03.1940    HM (peace time garrisons)
   01.03.194005.04.1941    VKF (peace time garrisons)
   05.04.194117.04.1941    IV Corps, Third Army
   17.04.194124.03.1942    (Inactive; peace time garrisons)
   24.03.194209.07.1942    IV Corps
   09.07.194215.07.1942    IV Corps, Second Army
   15.07.194229.07.1942    VII Corps, Second Army
   29.07.194203.02.1943    IV Corps, Second Army
   03.02.194300.05.1943    (Remnants) Reserves, Second Army
   00.05.194300.06.1943    Returned to Hungary
   00.06.194322.07.1944    VKF (peace time garrisons)
   22.07.194416.09.1944    III Corps, VKF
   16.09.194414.10.1944    VI Corps, First Army
   14.10.194423.10.1944    Reserves, First Army
   23.10.194431.10.1944    V Corps, First Army
   31.10.194412.11.1944    VII Corps, Third Army
   12.11.194413.02.1945    I Corps, Third Army
Tactical Subordination:
   24.03.194209.07.1942    Heeresgruppe Süd
   23.01.194303.02.1943    (Remnants) Korps Cramer, Heeresgruppe B
   03.02.194300.05.1943    (Remnants) Reserven, Heeresgruppe B
   00.05.194300.06.1943    Returned to Hungary
   26.11.194425.12.1944    Gruppe Breith (=III. Panzerkorps), 6.Armee
   25.12.194412.02.1945    IX. SS-Gebirgskorps, Armeegruppe Balck
 
Peace Time Organization to 1942:
   10th Brigade / Light Division Headquarters
   Artillery Commander
   6th Infantry Regiment Headquarters
   I./6th Infantry Regiment
     II./6th Infantry Regiment
     III./6. Infantry Regiment
   36th Infantry Regiment (I. III.)
   I./10th and II./10th Artillery Battalion
   10. Cavalry Company
   10. Anti-Aircraft Company
   10. Signal Company
   10. Divisional Service Headquarters
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Nagyatád)
   (Mobilization Unit)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
 
Mobilized Combat Organization 01.06.1942:
10th Light Division Headquarters
   Artillery Commander
   6th Infantry Regiment (I. III.)
   Headquarters Infantry Regiment 36 with I./36., III./36., II./38.
   I./10th Artillery Regiment
   II./10th Artillery Regiment
   10th Cavalry Company
   10th Anti-Aircraft Company
   10th Signal Company
   10th Divisional Service Headquarters
 
Peace Time Organization from 1943:
10th Light Division Headquarters
   Infantry Commander
   Artillery Commander
   6th Infantry Regiment Headquarters
     I./6th Infantry Regiment
     II./6th Infantry Regiment
     III./6th Infantry Regiment
   8th Infantry Regiment Headquarters
     I./8th Infantry Regiment
     II./8th Infantry Regiment
     III./8th Infantry Regiment
   18th Infantry Regiment Headquarters
     I./18th Infantry Regiment
     II./18th Infantry Regiment
     III./18th Infantry Regiment
   10th Artillery Battalion
   11th Artillery Battalion
   12th Artillery Battalion
   10th Reconnaissance Battalion
   (Kaposvár)
   (Szekszárd
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Nagyatád)
   (Pécs)
   (Pécs)
   (Pélmonostar)
   (Pécs)
   (Szekszárd)
   (Szekszárd)
   (Sárbogord)
   (Tolna)
   (Kaposvár)
   (Pécs)
   (Tolna)
   (Pécs & Gyékényes)
 
Mobilized Combat Organization 22.07.1944:
   10th Infantry Division Headquarters
   Infantry Commander
   Artillery Commander
   6th Infantry Regiment (I. III.)
   8th Infantry Regiment (I. III.)
   18th Infantry Regiment (I. III.)
   10th Artillery Battalion
   11th Artillery Battalion
   12th Artillery Battalion
   74th Artillery Battalion
   10th Reconnaissance Battalion
   10th Anti-Aircraft Company
   54th Combat Engineer Battalion
   10th Signal Battalion
   10th Divisional Service Headquarters
 
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