About the Author
DR NIGEL THOMAS is an accomplished linguist and military historian, formerly at Northumbria University, now a freelance military author, translator and military uniform consultant. His interests are 20th-century military and civil uniformed organizations, with a special interest in Germany, Central and Eastern Europe. He was awarded a PhD on the Eastern enlargement of NATO.
Table of Contents
Introduction · Organization of Royal Hungarian Army 1939 · Occupations of Slovakian, Rutheniand and Yugoslavian territory, 1938-41 · Operation Barbarossa: Mobile Group, Mobile Corps and Carpathian Group on the Ukraine, June-November 1941 · Occupation Corps in the Ukraine, 1942 · 2nd Army on the Don, June 1942-January 1943 · Anti-partisan warfare 1943 · Soviet/Rumanian offensive, August 1944 - defence of Transylvania · Replacement of Horthy government by Arrow-Cross regime, October 1944 · Defence and fall of Budapest, December 1944-February 1945 · Pro-German and pro-Soviet units: Czechoslovakia and Austria, December 1944-May 1945.