Category: Weapons

Italian Piaggio P.108 Heavy Bomber

The Piaggio P108 was the only heavy four-engine bomber to see service with the Regia Aeronautica during World War Two. It was an innovative design.

CANSA FC.20 History and Specifications

CANSA FC.20 is an Italian reconnaissance and tactical bomber designed by Giacomo Mosso. It had limited maneuverability, unsteadiness, and low performance.

Obice da 75/18 Modello 34/35

Developed by the Italians in 1934, the Obice da 75/18 modello 34 was a sound and thoroughly useful little howitzer intended for the mountain role.

Obice da 210/22 Modello 35 Howitzer

The Obice da 210/22 howitzer was a nicely designed artillery piece which entered Italian service in 1938. However, only 20 were produced by autumn of 1942.

Cannone da 105/28 Modello 1913

The Cannone da 105/28 modello 1913 is the Italian designation for the French Canon de 105 mle 1913 Schneider. It remained with Italian forces until 1943.

FNAB-43 Italian Submachine Gun

The FNAB-43 is an Italian submachine gun manufactured between 1943 and 1944. Approximately 7,000 units were provided to German and Italian units in Italy.

Fiat-Ansaldo M 11/39 Details and Specifications

The Fiat-Ansaldo M 11/39 was primarily designed as infantry support in mountainous terrain. The tank was quickly outclassed and only 100 units were produced.

Fiat-Ansaldo M13/40 Details and Specifications

The Fiat M13/40 is an Italian medium tank built in 1940. The tank mounted a 47/32 gun and lacked radios. Three battalions were deployed to North Africa.

SPA-Viberti AS.42 Sahariana

The SPA-Viberti AS.42 Sahariana entered service for the Italian military in August 1942. It was a reconnaisance vehicle that performed very well in theatre.

Semovente da 90/53 Details and Specifications

The Semovente da 90/53 was designed as response to the need of an armored vehicle capable of defeating Soviet T-35 and KV-1 tanks on the Eastern Front.