Jenő Major

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Jenő Major
Born 6 August 1891 (1891-08-06)
Baksa, Baranya County, Kingdom of Hungary, Austria-Hungary
Died 13 January 1972 (1972-01-14) (aged 80)
Sonthofen, Bavaria, West Germany
Allegiance  Austria-Hungary (to 1918)
Hungary Kingdom of Hungary
Service/branch Austro-Hungarian Army
Royal Hungarian Army
Years of service 1912-1945
Rank Vezérezredes (Colonel General)
Commands held Hungarian Second Army
Battles/wars World War I
World War II
The native form of this personal name is Major Jenő. This article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals.

Jenő Major (6 August 1891 – 13 January 1972) was a Hungarian military officer, who served as the last Commander of the Hungarian Second Army during the Second World War.



Military offices
Preceded by
Lieutenant-General Lajos Veress
Commander of the Hungarian Second Army
16 October 1944 – 13 November 1944
Succeeded by
army destroyed