Uprising in West-Hungary

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Uprising in West-Hungary
Karte oesterreich burgenland.png
Map of present-day Burgenland in Austria, the area of the short-lived state of Lajtabánság and military conflicts
Date 28 August - 13 October 1921
Location West-Hungary (Sopron County, Moson County, Vas County)
(today part of: Burgenland, Austria and Hungary)
Result Referendum in Sopron
Territorial
changes
Sopron and its area remained in Hungary.
Belligerents
Flag of Austria.svg Austria
Flag of Hungary (1920–1946).svg Hungary
(disarmament of the rebels in 1921)
Flag of Hungary.svg Rongyos Gárda
Lajtabánság zászlaja.jpg Lajtabánság
Islam symbol plane2 green.png Bosnian and Albanian Muslim volunteers
Commanders and leaders
Flag of Hungary.svg Pál Prónay
Iván Héjjas
Gyula Ostenburg-Moravek
Mihály Francia Kiss
Károly Kaszala
István Friedrich
Gyula Gömbös
Islam symbol plane2 green.png Huszein Durics Hilmi
Strength
~500 200
Casualties and losses
24

In literature[edit]

  • Gyula Somogyvári („Gyula diák”): És mégis élünk (novel)
  • Dr. Jenő Héjjas: A Nyugat-magyarországi felkelés. Budapest, 1929.

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