Waffen-Schi Bataillon der SS 26
- Published: 26 December 2010 26 December 2010
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
It was attached to IV. SS-Panzerkorps in January 1945, probably as part of 1. Ungarisches SS-Sturmjäger Regiment, to attempt to relieve Budapest. It took part in the retreat through western Hungary and into Austria before the remaining 150 men surrendered to the Americans.
Sources usedAntonio J. Munoz - Teutonic Magyars: Hungarian volunteers in the Waffen-SS (in The Hungarian Army and its military leadership in World War II by Andris J. Kursietis)
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