A brief biography of the Colonel-General of the Austro-Hungarian Army.
A brief biography of the Austro-Hungarian Colonel-General.
He was the last commander in chief of the Austro-Hungarian army. He accepted his appointment on November 3, 1918, knowing that he had a difficult and unpleasant task of commanding the defeated army on the eve of the surrender. This imperial crown loyal officer accepted his appointment and led what remained of the Austro-Hungarian army until December 20, 1918. Who was actually Field Marshal Kövess. I will try to answer this in the following article.
Like other countries of the Habsburg monarchy, Slovakia could offer the Austrian Habsburgs many talents from the military.