The 5. Light Division was formed 1 June 1943 from 105. Light Division and was redesignated 5. Reserve Division 1 October 1943.


Brigadier General Zoltán Algya-Papp (1 June 1943 - 1 Oct 1943)

Order of battle

Infantry Regiment 3
Infantry Regiment 33
Artillery Regiment 4
Cavalry Company
Anti-Aircraft Company
Signals Company
Supply Services

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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