The Royal Hungarian Army in World War II

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Description

The Royal Hungarian Army was Germany's largest ally on the Eastern Front, but information about the Hungarian Army in English is rare. Deployed in Ukraine at the beginning of the war, the Hungarian Army was involved in a number of brutal encounters with the Red Army, including stubborn resistance in Transylvania in the summer of 1944, and the brave defense of Budapest in the face of overwhelming odds. The Hungarian Army was a varied and colourful force, ranging from mountain troops and tank units to horse cavalry and specialist infantry. All of these are illustrated in full-colour artwork, with full details about the Hungarian Army's own, quite distinct uniforms and insignia as well as many of its own weapons and tanks. This is an essential starter resource for wargamers, modelers, re-enactors and military historians.

Product details

Published Jan 20 2012
Format Ebook (PDF)
Edition 1st
Extent 48
ISBN 9781846037955
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 38 b/w; 8 col
Series Men-at-Arms
Short code MAA 449
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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Author

Nigel Thomas

DR NIGEL THOMAS PhD is an accomplished linguist an…

Illustrator

Darko Pavlovic

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