XVII. Waffen-Armeekorps der SS (ungarisches) was to be used to control the Waffen-SS divisions made up of Hungarians, but it was never completly formed.


SS-Obergruppenführer Ferenc Feketehalmiczeydner (? Mar 1945 - ? Apr 1945)
SS-Obergruppenführer Jeno Ruszkay (? Apr 1945 - 8 May 1945)

Area of operations

Hungary & Austria (Mar 1945 - May 1945)

Order of battle - Korpstruppen

SS-Nachrichten-Abteilung 517
SS-Flak-Abteilung 517
SS-Korps-Sicherungs-Kompanie 517

Sources used

Roger James Bender & Hugh Page Taylor - Uniforms, Organization and History of the Waffen-SS, vol 2
Georges M. Croisier - Waffen-SS (PDF)
Kurt Mehner - Die Waffen-SS und Polizei 1939-1945
Marc J. Rikmenspoel - Waffen-SS Encyclopedia
Mark C. Yerger - Waffen-SS Commanders: The Army, corps and divisional leaders of a legend (2 vol)

Reference material on this unit

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