Italian alpine units climbing a steep slope during World War I.While World War I is particularly known for its trench warfare, one interesting part of WWI history was the Alpine wars of Northern Italy. Perhaps those who faced the worst conditions were the Italians.  Throughout most of the war Germany and Austria-Hungary occupied the high ground.  Thus Italian soldiers were often forced to make suicide attacks against highly fortified mountain top positions, suffering heavy losses.

Italian alpine units climbing a steep slope during World War I.While World War I is particularly known for its trench warfare, one interesting part of WWI history was the Alpine wars of Northern Italy. Perhaps those who faced the worst conditions were the Italians. Throughout most of the war Germany and Austria-Hungary occupied the high ground. Thus Italian soldiers were often forced to make suicide attacks against highly fortified mountain top positions, suffering heavy losses.

Luca Benericetti, "Lago Fedaia ,dalla trincea di Punta Serauta", #Marmolada #Canazei #TrentinoAltoAdige #escursionismo #laghi

Luca Benericetti, "Lago Fedaia ,dalla trincea di Punta Serauta", #Marmolada #Canazei #TrentinoAltoAdige #escursionismo #laghi

Patio and Driveway Drainage Solutions Part II – New Catch Basin Drain Grate Options | PlasticTrenchDrain.com

Patio and Driveway Drainage Solutions Part II – New Catch Basin Drain Grate Options | PlasticTrenchDrain.com

WWI 1917 diorama  (1:35 scale)

WWI 1917 diorama (1:35 scale)

FRANCE - 1914-1919 Soldado francés cun una ametralladora 'Chauchat' by Marek Szyszko

FRANCE - 1914-1919 Soldado francés cun una ametralladora 'Chauchat' by Marek Szyszko

Trincea sul Monte Piana - oggi.

Trincea sul Monte Piana - oggi.

Futuristic Clothing http://9gag.com/gag/am8X6ro?ref=fbp

Futuristic Clothing

Futuristic Clothing http://9gag.com/gag/am8X6ro?ref=fbp

Offerte lavoro Genova  L'INTERVISTA/ Da sempre nella Fiom il sindacalista fa il punto su trent'anni di siderurgia a Genova  #Liguria #Genova #operatori #animatori #rappresentanti #tecnico #informatico Grondona: "Una vita in trincea per difendere il lavoro"

Offerte lavoro Genova L'INTERVISTA/ Da sempre nella Fiom il sindacalista fa il punto su trent'anni di siderurgia a Genova #Liguria #Genova #operatori #animatori #rappresentanti #tecnico #informatico Grondona: "Una vita in trincea per difendere il lavoro"

Sleeveless Trench Jacket

Fashion Trends Daily - 30 Great Outfits On The Street (Fall/Winter) 2015

Sleeveless Trench Jacket

Death Korps of Krieg: Trench Warfare Diorama

Death Korps of Krieg: Trench Warfare Diorama

Pinterest
Cerca