The 15. Infantry Brigade was formed 23 January 1939 and was redesignated 15. Light Division 17 February 1942.

Known war crimes

Soldiers from this unit were involved in the Novi Sad massacre, for more info see the V Corps.


Brigadier General Lajos Veress  (23 Jan 1939 - 1 Mar 1940)
Brigadier General Alajos Lemberkovits  (1 Mar 1940 - 1 Aug 1941)
Colonel József Grassy  (1 Aug 1941 - 17 Feb 1942)

Notable members

Josef Grassy (also József, later division-commander in the German Waffen-SS)

Sources used

Andris J. Kursietis - The Hungarian Army and its military leadership in World War II
Leo W.G. Niehorster - The Royal Hungarian Army 1920-1945

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -

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