József Tibor Fejes, a young Hungarian identified by C. J. Chivers in The Gun as ‘the first known insurgent to carry an AK-47.’, ‘Fejes obtained his prize after Soviet soldiers dropped their rifles during their attack on revolutionaries in Budapest in 1956…. The Hungarian Revolution marked the AK-47’s true battlefield debut.’

operatorsgonnaoperate: “ József Tibor Fejes, a young Hungarian identified by C. Chivers in The Gun as ‘the first known insurgent to carry an ‘Fejes obtained his prize after Soviet soldiers.

Imre Nagy led the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 that was crushed by the Soviet Union. He was executed 2 years later

June 13 – Hungarian Prime Minister Mátyás Rákosi is replaced by Imre Nagy.

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(Hungarian) Magyar gerillas against Communist Regime.

Széll Kálmán tér (Moszkva tér), 1945 Széll Kálmán (later Moscow) Square, Budapest, 1945 forrás

This is near where I used to live and also where my best friend lives

Mario De Biasi  Families fleeing after the arrival of the Soviets at the border between Hungary and Austria, Budapest, 1956.  From Fotografia, Professione E Passione

Families fleeing after the arrival of the Soviets at the border between Hungary & Austria, Budapest 1956 - Some of what Florence might have seen as a child fleeing Hungary

Hungary 1956 Revolution Anniversary Photo,Hungary 1956 Revolution ...

Hungary 1956 Revolution Anniversary Photo,Hungary 1956 Revolution ...

Child at Pamhagen, Nov. 1956 -by Ata Kandó  [from: Hungarian refugees in the border area between Austria and Hungary]

1956 -by Ata Kandó [from: Hungarian refugees in the border area between Austria and Hungary]

1956: The Hungarian Revolution is a spontaneous nationwide revolt against the government of the People's Republic of Hungary and its Soviet-imposed policies, October 23-November 10. It is the first major threat to Soviet control in Eastern Europe since World War II.

The Hungarian Revolution or of 1956 (Hungarian: forradalom or felkelés) was a spontaneous nationwide revolt against the government of the People's Republic of Hungary and its Soviet-imposed policies, lasting from 23 October until 10 November

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