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A detailed account of the 3rd Battalion, 34th Regiment, Livorno Infantry Division counterattack at the Gela Beachhead, Sicily, between July 11th-12th, 1943.

Memorandum of Agreement on the disposition of the Italian fleet between the Allied Naval Commander-in-Chief and the Italian Minister of Marine.

Our list of top ten Italian aces of World War Two. The list includes both Regia Aeronautica and Aeronautica Nazionale Repubblicana kills for the pilot.

When comparing Rodolfo Graziani vs Erwin Rommel one must know they led two different armies in North Africa. Their effectiveness requires a deeper look.

Operation Pedestal occurred in August 1942 and was the most important convoy destined for Malta to deliver much needed fuel. Axis attacks were ferocious.

Operation Herring occurred in April 1945 in which Italian Nembo and F Recce paratroopers caused havoc in the German rearguard and disrupted their retreat.

A 2001 article of Ezio Vari on his experiences on the SM.79 Sparviero is reprinted by permission from Veterans & Vintage, Gruppo di interesse aeronautico.

The Fiat CR.32 biplane fighter performed exceptionally well during the Spanish Civil War. However, it was outmatched after Italy entered World War Two.

The Fiat G.50 Freccia was the first single-seat monoplane fighter designed and built in Italy in 1937. It was obsolete by the time World War Two started.

Many aviation experts consider the FIAT G.55 Centauro as the best single seat fighter of the Italian air force in World War Two. See its history and specs.

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