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Emmerich Hádfy
von  Livno
FML Emmerich Hadfy von Livno began the war in charge of the 39. Honvéd Infantry Division.  He kept this up until September 1915, when he was superceded by GM Blasius von Dani.  Hadfy was then appointed to take charge of Korps Henriquez, whose commander Johann Ritter von Henriquez was chosen to command the XII. Corps.  Thereafter, the redesignated Korps Hadfy was led by the FML until April 1917, when the force was redesignated the XXVI. Corps.  But Hadfy retained command of this force until July. 

Then it was turned over to GdI Friedrich Csanády von Békés, who ended up leading it less than a month before it was placed in the hands of FML Ernst Horsetzky Edler von Hornthal until wars' end.  Hadfy was then was appointed to lead the VI. Corps from July 1917, thus replacing GdI Friedrich Csanady von Bekes.  Hadfy commanded this Corps until December of that year, when he was replaced by FML
Adalbert Sorsic von Severin, who dismantled the VI. Corps during his short tenure. 

GdI Hadfy was given command of the VIII. Corps in March 1918, replacing FZM Sigmund Graf von Begnini in Muldenburg.  He retained this command for one month, when the whole force was reorganised as the I. Generalkommando.  GdI Hadfy then was given command of the XXIII. Corps that month in place of GdI
Maximilian Csicserics, but he did not last long.  FML Emil Ritter von Gologorski was given an interrim command until Csicserics could return, which he did in March.  Hadfy meanwhile took control of the newly designated 1. Generalkommando, which lasted from April until July, when Hadfy handed it over to FML Johann Haber.  Then Hadfy returned to the XXIII. Corps, and Csicserics bowed out in Hadfy's favour in July 1918. 

However, Hadfy suddenly transferred to command the XXIV. Corps, allowing Csicserics to preside over the XXIII. Corps until wars' end.  Meantime, Hadfy replaced FZM Ferdinand Ritter Goglia von Zlota Lipa and remained in command of the force until October, when he was overtaken by FML
Rudolf Schamschula von Simontornya, who basically demobilised the army, as the war was all but over.

GWS, 3/02
Orders of Battle:  Polish Front, January 1915
IV. Armee, Gen. d. Inf.
Erzherzog Josef Ferdinand
Arz von Straußenberg Group
VI. Korps, Feldmlt.
Arz von Straußenberg
  XXXIX. Honved inf. div., Feldmlt. Hadfy

Beginning in February, Hadfy was in command of the 39. Infantry division, which commanded an 8 km long sector about 10 km north of Gorlice, perhaps the most important location in the Battles for the Carpathians.  His troops guarded the place where two railways met, one from Jaslo and the other from Tarnów.  From that point, level ground led the railway to the city of Neusandec, which was a heavily contested location in December.  Divisions from the Russian X. Corps were Hadfy’s main opponents.  At the end of February, Hadfy was effectively made a Corps commander when he was given authority over the Combined Honvéd Infantry Division (shortly renamed the 51. Honvéd) as well as his own.  On 8 March 1915, GdI Arz ordered all divisions to attack, and the town of Gorlice was taken, while Hadfy’s troops advanced more than 5 km in some places.  Russian counterattacks in the first week of April forced Hadfy’s troops back to their original lines, but German troops of the 9. Army were already assembling in the rear in preparation for the Great Spring Offensive due to begin at Gorlice. [rev. 4/04]

Orders of Battle:  Polish Front, 1 May 1915
Immediately preceding the Dunajec offensive
Armee Woyrsch, preuß. Generaloberst
v. Woyrsch
Deutsche XI. Armee, preuß. Generaloberst
v. Mackensen
Öst. VI. Korps, Kmdt. Feldmlt.
v. Arz
    Chief of Staff, Oberst Josef Huber
       39. Honvéd inf. div., Feldmlt. v. Hadfy
              77. Honvéd inf. brig., Genmj. v. Molnar
              78. Honvéd inf. brig., Oberst Daubner
              39. field art. brig., Oberst Nowotny


Orders of Battle:  Podolian Front, June 1916
VII. Armee, Generaloberst
Pflanzer-Baltin
Hadfy Group, Feldmlt. Hadfy
  XXI. Schützen div., Genmj. Podhajsky
  VI. kav. div., Genmj. von Schwer


Orders of Battle:  Podolian Front, July 1916
VII. Armee, Generaloberst
von Pflanzer-Baltin
Hadfy Group, Feldmlt. Hadfy
  XXX. inf. div., Genmj. Jesser
  V. Honved kav. div., Feldmlt. von Apor
  XLII. Honved inf. div., Feldmlt. Snjaric
  XXI. Schützen div., Genmj. Podhajsky


Orders of Battle:  Podolian Front, August 1916
Army Group Erzherzog Karl, Feldmlt.
Erzherzog Karl Franz Josef
III. Armee, Generaloberst
Kövess von Kövesshaza
Hadfy Group, Feldmlt. von Hadfy
  XXI. Schützen div., Genmj. Podhajsky
  V. Honved kav. div., Feldmlt. von Apor


Orders of Battle:  Moldavian Front, November 1916
Prinz Leopold von Bayern Front, Generalfeldmarschal
Prinz Leopold
Böhm-Ermolli Army Group, Generaloberst
von Böhm-Ermolli
III. Generaloberst
von Kirchbach
Hadfy Group, Feldmlt. von Hadfy
  XXI. Schützen div., Genmj. von Podhajsky
  XLVII. Deutsch res. div., Genlt. von Oppeln-Bronikowski


Orders of Battle:  Volhynian Front, July 1917
Army Front Erzherzog Josef, Generaloberst
Erzherzog Josef
I. K.u.K. Armee, Generaloberst
von Rohr
VI. Korps, Feldmlt. von Hadfy
  CCXXV. Deutsch inf. div., Genmj. von Woyna
  XXXIX. Honved inf. div., Genmj. von Breit


Orders of Battle:  Volhynian Front, July 1917
Prinz Leopold von Bayern Front, Generalfeldmarschal
Prinz Leopold
Böhm-Ermolli Group, Gen. d. Inf.
von Böhm-Ermolli
III. K.u.K. Armee, Generaloberst
von Tersztyanszky
XXVI. Korps, Feldmlt. von Hadfy
  XV. inf. div., Genmj. von Aust
  II. kav. div., Genmj. von Abele


Orders of Battle:  Italian Front, October 1918
VI. Armee, Gen. d. Kav.
Schönburg-Hartenstein
XXIV. Korps, Gen. d. Inf. Hadfy von Livno
  XLI. Honved inf. div., Feldmlt.
Schamschula von Simontornya
  LI. Honved inf. div., Genmj. Daubner
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