Last modified: 2002-06-28 by dov gutterman
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coat of arms
from http://trianon.freeweb.hu/lajta.html , located by István Molnár, 9 June 2002
Lajtabánság was a short lived Hungarian "state" in
the territory of nowadays Burgenland after the Treaty of Trianon
aftre the Hungarian Army left the territory but before the
Austrian annexation. The "state" lived between
04.10.1921 - 05.11.1921.
The CoA of the short-lived state in West Hungary (now Burgenland) at http://trianon.freeweb.hu/lajta.html .
István Molnár, 9 June 2002
This would be maybe called in English the Bannate (or even
Palatinate) of Laita. Laita is betetr known otherwise as the
river that borders between (simply said) Austrian and Hungarian
crown lands, Cilaitania and Translaitania.
BTW, what's the thing captioned "A Lajtabansagi Csendorseg jelzese" - it's a kind of a police insignia. Does the writing on it suggest that the German name of Lajtabansag was already Burgenland?
Zeljko Heimer, 10 June 2002
Concering Zeljko's question - as far as I know, the answer is
István Molnár, 17 June 2002