'British Forces in Italy 1917-18 ' a talk given by Dale Hjort
08 Aug

Dale’s talk describes how Italy's war with Austro-Hungary led to British deployment, the challenging conditions of the Alpine front, the defensive action of Asiago on 15 June 1918, crossing the Piave River and the final victory at the Battle of Vittorio Veneto, and the 48th Division advance through mountains.

 

IMAGE: 7th British Division in Cimadolmo, near the river Piave. November 1918.

 

 

National Star College, Ullenwood Cheltenham GL53 9QU
Peter Gill, chairman@cgwfa.org.uk
08 Aug 2017 19:30