VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives

24 November 2018

On the occasion of the centenary of the formation of the Szekler Division, the Hungarian Consulate General in Miercurea Ciuc, the Mayor’s Office in Miercurea Ciuc and the Matthias Hussar Association of Csíkszék (Csíkszéki Mátyás Huszáregyesület) jointly organize a series of events to commemorate the anniversary. The opening of the Károly Kratochvil and the Szekler Division exhibition, the book premiere for History of the Szekler Division (written by Barna Gottfried and Szabolcs Nagy), a worship service and an academic conference are all part of the commemorative series.

Several of our colleagues have been invited to participate in the conference: 

László Anka                                    Gábor Ugron Jr. as Minister of the Interior (1917–1918)


Máté Gali                                        Albert Berzeviczy, on the Collapse of Greater Hungary

Kálmán Árpád  Kovács                 Changes Undertaken by Protestant Bishops Dezső Baltazár and

                                                        László Ravasz between 1918 and 1921

Secretary of State for National Policy Árpád János Potápi opens the conference.

Location: Mikó Castle, Vár tér (Piața Cetății) 2, Csíkszereda (Miercurea Ciuc, RO)

Date: 9:30 AM on (Saturday) November 24th, 2018