VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives

Book premiere and panel discussion

18 October 2017

A katonabáró (The Soldier Baron), a book on the life of Vitéz Baron Sándor Szurmay de Uzsok, has just been published. Szurmay was a Hungarian military officer who served as Minister of Defense between 1917 and 1918. In 1941, near the end of his life, he was promoted to the rank of Colonel General. Military historian and Lieutenant Colonel Tibor Balla and historian and Director of the VERITAS Research Institute for History Sándor Szakály will sit down for a discussion with author György M. Tóth 

Location: Stefánia Palace, Honvéd Cultural Center, Stefánia út (Road) 34-36, Budapest

Date: 5:30 PM on (Wednesday) October 18th, 2017



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