Hermann Kövess von Kövessháza, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Hermann Kövess von Kövessháza

Austro-Hungarian field marshal

Date of Birth: 30-Mar-1854

Place of Birth: Timișoara, Timiș County, Romania

Date of Death: 22-Sep-1924

Profession: military personnel, combat engineer

Nationality: Austria

Zodiac Sign: Aries


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About Hermann Kövess von Kövessháza

  • Hermann Albin Josef Freiherr Kövess von Kövessháza (Hungarian: kövessházi báró Kövess Hermann; 30 March 1854 – 22 September 1924) was the final, and completely ceremonial, Commander-in-Chief of the Austro-Hungarian Army.
  • He served as a generally competent and unremarkable commander in the Austro-Hungarian Army and was close to retirement in 1914 when the First World War broke out and he was given a command post.

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