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Huba Wass de Czege

Born: Aug 13, 1941

Nationality: United States

Huba Wass de Czege

Date of Birth : Aug 13, 1941

A Hungarian immigrant, Brigadier General Huba Wass de Czege is the son of Count Albert Wass de Szentegyed et Czege. Wass de Czege retired from the United States Army as a General Officer with a reputation as a highly innovative thinker. He is the founder and first director of the School of Advanced Military Studies at the United States Army Command and General Staff College. During his career as an infantry officer, he served two tours in Vietnam where he earned five Bronze Stars, and the Silver Star for Gallantry in action. Wass De Czege was a principal designer of the operational concept known as AirLand Battle which had great currency in the Army for many years. He was the founder and first director of the Army’s School for Advanced Military Studies where he also taught applied military strategy. In the late 1980s he was selected to command the 9th Infantry Regiment of the 7th Infantry Division. His most senior military position was assistant division commander as a brigadier general. After retiring in 1993, BG Wass De Czege became heavily involved in the Army After Next Project and served on several Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency advisory panels.


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