On the occasion of the memorial year commemorating Hungarian political prisoners and forced laborers deported to the Soviet Union, a conference titled Hungarian Armed Units in Soviet Captivity: 1941 – 1955 will be held in the ceremonial hall of the Institute and Museum of Military History. Sándor Szakály, Director of the VERITAS Research Institute for History, will give a presentation titled The Royal Hungarian Gendarmerie in captivity in the GULAG. Several outstanding trans-border Hungarian historians will also be participating in the conference.
Location: Kapisztrán tér (Square) 2-4, Budapest
Date: 9 AM on (Tuesday) November 29th, 2016