The 17. Light Division was formed from 17. Infantry Brigade 17 February 1942 and was disbanded 10 August 1943.


Brigadier General Szilárd Bakay (17 Feb 1942 - 1 Aug 1942)
Brigadier General Mikály Ibrányi (1 Aug 1942 - 10 Aug 1943)

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

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