The Alpini (Italian for "alpines"), are an elite mountain warfare military corps of the Italian Army.
Bolzano (or; German: Bozen (formerly Botzen),; Balsan or Bulsan; Bauzanum) is the capital city of the province of South Tyrol in northern Italy.
The Italian Army (Italian: Esercito Italiano) is the land defence force of the Italian Armed Forces of the Italian Republic.
Military communications or military signals involve all aspects of communications, or conveyance of information, by armed forces.
Mountain warfare refers to warfare in the mountains or similarly rough terrain.
Pordoi is a pass in the Dolomites in the Alps, located between the Sella group in the north and the Marmolada group in the south.
A regiment is a military unit.
Gherdëina (Ladin:; Val Gardena; Gröden) is a valley in Northern Italy, in the Dolomites of South Tyrol.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.