Auffenberg von Komarów, Baron Moritz
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Auffenberg von Komarów, Baron Moritz

(May 22, 1852, Troppau, modern Opava in the Czech Republic – May 18, 1928, Vienna), Austro-Hungarian minister of war and army general. Auffenberg graduated from the Theresian Military Academy and chose to pursue a career with the General Staff. Commanding a brigade in Győr and later a division in Zagreb, he experienced the conflict-laden internal structure of the Habsburg Monarchy. As a corps commander in Sarajevo from 1909 to 1911 he distinguished himself with hi…

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Kronenbitter, Günther, “Auffenberg von Komarów, Baron Moritz”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 16 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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