The Battle of Cape Matapan was a naval battle off the coast of Greece waged 26-29 March 1941 between elements of the Italian and British fleets.
King Vittorio Emanuele III was the king of Italy from 1900-1944. He reigned through two world wars and saw Fascism take control of the Italian government.
The Breda Model 35 was an anti-aircraft gun used by Italy during World War II. It was an effective weapon developed in 1932 and used extensively in the war.