- 25 Jun 2019 10:59 AM
He was the military commander invested with dictatorial powers who, instead of entering into battle with the army of Tsar Nicholas I, ordered his army to lay down their arms.
Was he a traitor? Did he ally himself with the enemy? Did he let the cause of Hungarian freedom fall through his own self-interest? Why did Görgei fght at all, and why were the soldiers of the 1848–1849 War of Independence fighting?
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Hungarian National Museum
1088 Budapest, Múzeum krt. 14-16.
MTI Photo: Balogh Zoltán