Jenő Tombor

Jenő Tombor (3 March 1880 – 25 July 1946) was a Hungarian military officer and politician, who served as Minister of Defence from 1945 until his death. During the Hungarian Soviet Republic he planned a successful campaign against the rebel Czechoslovaks with Aurél Stromfeld.

Jenő Tombor
Born(1880-03-03)3 March 1880
Nyitra, Kingdom of Hungary
Died25 July 1946(1946-07-25) (aged 66)
Budapest, Hungary
AllegianceAustria-Hungary Austria-Hungary
RankColonel General
Battles/warsWorld War I


Political offices
Preceded by
János Vörös
Minister of Defence
Succeeded by
Ferenc Nagy