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Aurel von le Beau
Aurel von le Beau was in command of the 17th infantry division until May 1915, when he became Chief of Staff for GdI Svetozar Boroevic von Bojna who commanded the III. Army.  When this force was reorganised in the middle of the month, le Beau stayed with Boroevic and was Chief of Staff for the reconstituted V. Army on the Isonzo Front.  This remained his place until May of 1917, when Boroevic was granted command of the entire Isonzo Theatre, and so le Beau was appointed Chief of Staff for the Isonzo Army under the command of GO Wenzel von Wurm. In August 1917, Boroevic recalled le Beau to be Chief of Staff for the whole Isonzo Theatre, Army Group Boroevic and it changed little for the next six months.  Clearly, le Beau and Boroevic worked well together. 

In January, however, the establishment of the Piave as the front changed the circumstances for the Army Group, and le Beau was given a personal command once more, that of the 55th Infantry Division, taking it over from FML Prinz zu Schwarzenberg.  Toward the end of October 1918, le Beau assumed command of the XV. Corps, filling in for GdI
Karl Scotti.
GWS, 8/02 [rev. 12/02]
Orders of Battle:  Northern Front in January 1915
Immediately preceding the Battles for the Carpathians
Army Group Woyrsch, Gen. Remus von Woyrsch
III. Armee, Gen. d. Inf.
Boroevic von Bojna
     VII. Korps, Gen. d. Kav.
Erzherzog Josef
          XVII. inf. div., Genmj. von le Beau
          XX. Honved inf. div., Genmj.
          I. kav. div., Feldmlt. Peteani von Steinberg

Orders of Battle:  Eastern Front, early May 1915
Immediately preceding the Dunajec offensive
III. Armee, Gen. d. Inf. von Boroevic
VII. Korps, Gen. d. Kav.
Erzherzog Josef
       17. inf. div., Genmj. v. le Beau
                   33. inf. brig., Oberst v. Pacor
                   34. inf. brig., Oberst Frh. v. Henneberg
                   17. field art. brig., Oberst Zagar

Orders of Battle:  Italian Front, late May 1915
Immediately following Italy’s declaration of war against the Empire

Southwestern Front, Generaloberst Erzherzog Eugen
V. Army, Gen. d. Inf.
v. Boroevic
   Chief of Staff, Genmj. v. le Beau

Orders of Battle:  Southwest/Italian Front, mid-June 1918
Immediately preceding the Piave Offensive
Army Group Conrad, FM Conrad von Hötzendorf
XI. Armee, Generaloberst
     I. Korps, Gen. d. Inf.
          LX. inf. div., Feldmlt.
          LV. inf. div., Feldmlt. von le Beau

Orders of Battle:  Italian Front, mid-October 1918
Immediately preceding the Battle of Vittorio Veneto
Boroevic Army Group, Feldmarschal Boroevic von Bojna
     XV. Korps, Gen. d. Inf.
          L. inf. div., Feldmlt. Gerabek
          XX. Honved inf. div., Genmj. Stadler von Monte San Michele
          Army res., LX. inf. div., Genmj. Pacor von Karstenfels und Hegyalja
          LV. inf. div., Feldmlt. von le Beau
          XXI. Schützen div., Feldmlt. Klein
Oskar Bruch's official portrait of le Beau