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Post by Andreas Schulz » 05 Sep 2003 01:43

I need the promotion dates of Waffen-Obergruppenführer und General der Waffen Jenö Ruszkay (Eugen Ranzenberger).

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Post by David Thompson » 05 Sep 2003 05:47

AnDie -- I've got information on Ruszkay, but not his promotion dates. In the hope that it may be helpful to you, here it is:

Ruszkay-Ranzenberger, Eugen "Jeno" Vitez (1887-22.6.1946) [Hungarian General] – Hungarian Military Attaché to Ankara (Turkey); Hungarian Military Attaché to Sofia (Bulgaria); Hungarian Military Attaché to Bucharest (Romania); Hungarian Inspector of anti-aircraft artillery 1 Feb 1936-15 Aug 1937; commander, Hungarian IV Corps 1 Oct 1938-1 Feb 1940; Hungarian deputy Interior Minister {arrested and put on trial by a Hungarian court; convicted and sentenced to death; executed by firing squad at Marko Jail, Budapest 22 Jun 1946 with 7 spectators wounded by ricocheting bullets during the execution (NYT 23 Jun 1946:3:6).( Steen Ammentorp, "Generals of WWII: Hungarian Generals," http://www.generals.dk/Hungary.htm).}

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Post by Andreas Schulz » 05 Sep 2003 06:05

Thanks, David.

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Post by Phil Nix » 05 Sep 2003 09:48

Hi Andreas
Ruszkay promotions;
Leutnant 18.8.1907
Oberlt 1.11.1912
Hpt i.G. 1920
Major i.G 20.8.21
Oberstlt i.G ?
Oberst i.G 20.8.29
Gen Maj 20.8.38
Feldmarschalleutnant 15.10.40
Generaloberst 1.12.44
SS Ogf Gen der W/SS 1.2.45
Phil

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Post by Andreas Schulz » 05 Sep 2003 12:37

Hi Phil,

many thanks.
Ruszkay was 1925 promoted to Oberstleutnant.

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Post by adalberto » 24 Dec 2006 02:36

Hello Gentlemen,

Anyone have the decorations of Ruszkay ??
Thx in advance, and Happy Xmas to all !!!!
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Post by Mikedc » 24 Dec 2006 16:40

Phil wrote:
Hpt i.G. 1920


Hello Phil,

May I ask what the i.G. stands for, can't figure that one out???


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Mike

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Post by Reader3000 » 24 Dec 2006 17:38

Hauptmann im Generalstab, if I'm not wrong.

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Post by Jan-Hendrik » 25 Dec 2006 11:35

Anybody with a picture of him ?

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Post by Phil Nix » 25 Dec 2006 11:48

Here are a couple one frrom the forum
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Post by Jan-Hendrik » 25 Dec 2006 12:09

Thank you very much ! Merry Christmas , Mr. Nix !

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Post by vanthomas » 25 Dec 2006 16:22

Ruszkay promotions -
Leutnant 18.8.1907
Oberlt 1.11.1912
Hptm 1.9.1915 (in 1919 corrected to 1.5.1915)
Major 1.9.21
Oberstlt 1.9.24
Oberst i.G 1.5.1928
Gen Maj 1.11.1936
Feldmarschalleutnant 1.5.1939
Generaloberst (char.) 13.11.44
SS Ogf Gen der W/SS 1.2.45

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Post by Dieter Zinke » 25 Dec 2006 18:54

vanthomas wrote:Ruszkay promotions -
Hptm 1.9.1915 (in 1919 corrected to 1.5.1915)

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Hallo VT,
Andreas Schulz and myself have the same dates according Sándor Szakály (“A Magyar Katonai Felsö Vezetés“), but "Hptm in 1919 corrected to 1.5.1915" was new for me. Your source please !
Merry Christmas
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Post by vanthomas » 25 Dec 2006 19:26

Dear Dieter,
Szakály's book pages 294, Ruszkay's promotions (rendfokozata), szds (Hptm): 1915.9.1. (1919-ben 1915.5.1-jére javítva = in 1919 corrected to 1.5.1915)

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Post by Andreas Schulz » 25 Dec 2006 21:50

Thank you, VT.

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