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andyblanck May 31
this Ca.33 bomber carries an important man: # . Not only he knew the geography of the front very well, but he wanted to make sure of it in person, even by incurring some risk, such as flying.
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andyblanck May 31
an Austrian police document from Bressanone/Brixen, espionage service, indicating the telephone booths of Tyrol admitted to the interview, 1917. All of them were under close surveillance. Nice!
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andyblanck May 29
sketch of a legionary passing through Piombino Dese, a village near Padua. The Czech legion fought valiantly on the , especially in the area of ​​Lake Garda. Prisoners were usually hanged by the Austrians as traitors.
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andyblanck May 31
the victory of the Italian Army in 1918 was also exploited for commercial purposes: here the advertising of an Italian wine from 1920.
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This day in WWI May 25
From footage of a visit of the Prince of Wales to the Anglo-French sector of the Alpine Italian Front, May 1918.
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andyblanck May 30
In 1919 the Italian Angelo Landi exhibited his war paintings in an exhibition for the benefit of civil assistance. Here 2 of his paintings representing a patrol under enemy fire and the portrait of an aviator.
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andyblanck May 27
February 1918, . British column carrying ammunition. Drawing by italian Max Guala painter.
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andyblanck May 29
every fold of the ground was good for reaching the posts and observing the enemy without being seen. And if you weren't a skilled climber, you learned immediately, anyway.
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This day in WWI May 3
May 3 1917 in Field guard on Prihat May 3 1917 Feldwache am Prihat
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Michael Burmeister May 23
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andyblanck May 24
this design upsets me! but what did the Italians eat to be so muscular? Impressive.
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Tom Isitt 🐝 Nov 5
Oslavia on the Isonzo, then (1920s) and now. It was a small cemetery for men who fell in the fighting for Oslavia and Podgora, but was turned into an ossuary for men from all over the middle Isonzo in the 1930s. 57,739 are buried here.
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andyblanck May 24
, 1915: Italy enters the war against the Austro-Hungarian Empire alongside France and England. One of the first villages occupied by Italian troops is .
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andyblanck May 24
the Italian shark-shaped weather vane points at an innocent Austrian canary who mocks her. The powers of France and England contribute to Italy's declaration of war by offering money.
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This day in WWI May 2
May 2 1917 in the war in the Alps, . Rescue sled and 15cm naval gun L / 40 on the Rattendorfer-Alps 9200291_NL_ONB_EC1914_Picture_material_Photographs Rettungsschlitten System Major Hülgerth im Schneetunnel auf der Rattendorfer-Alpe
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Salvatore Santangelo Apr 13
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