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The Alpini (Italian for "alpines"), are an elite mountain warfare military corps of the Italian Army.
Briançon is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.
Cesana Torinese (French Césanne) is a comune (municipality) in the Metropolitan City of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about west of Turin, on the border with France.
Claviere is a municipality in the Metropolitan City of Turin in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about west of the centre of Turin, near the border with France.
Divača is a large nucleated village in the Littoral region of Slovenia, near the Italian border.
A division is a large military unit or formation, usually consisting of between 10,000 and 20,000 soldiers.
Dnipropetrovsk Oblast (Дніпропетро́вська о́бласть, Dnipropetrovs'ka oblast or Дніпропетровщина, Dnipropetrovshchyna, Днепропетро́вская о́бласть) is an oblast (province) of central Ukraine, the most important industrial region of the country.
The Don (p) is one of the major rivers of Russia and the 5th longest river in Europe.
The Eastern Front of World War II was a theatre of conflict between the European Axis powers and co-belligerent Finland against the Soviet Union, Poland and other Allies, which encompassed Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northeast Europe (Baltics), and Southeast Europe (Balkans) from 22 June 1941 to 9 May 1945.
The Faschivska coal mine (Шахта «Фащівська») is a large coal mine located in the south-east of Ukraine in Luhansk Oblast.
The Greco-Italian War (Italo-Greek War, Italian Campaign in Greece; in Greece: War of '40 and Epic of '40) took place between the kingdoms of Italy and Greece from 28 October 1940 to 23 April 1941.
Ilirska Bistrica (Illyrisch Feistritz; Villa del Nevoso, before 1927: Bisterza) is a town in the Inner Carniola region of southwestern Slovenia.
Infantry is the branch of an army that engages in military combat on foot, distinguished from cavalry, artillery, and tank forces.
During World War II, the Italian Expeditionary Corps in Russia (Corpo di Spedizione Italiano in Russia, or CSIR) was a corps-sized expeditionary unit of the Regio Esercito (Italian Army) that fought on the Eastern Front.
The Italian invasion of France, also called the Battle of the Alps (10–25 June 1940), was the first major Italian engagement of World War II and the last major engagement of the Battle of France.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
A khutor (p) or khutir (ху́тiр, khutir, pl. ху́тори, khutory) is a type of rural locality in some countries of Eastern Europe; in the past the term mostly referred to a single-homestead settlement.
The Kingdom of Italy (Regno d'Italia) was a state which existed from 1861—when King Victor Emmanuel II of Sardinia was proclaimed King of Italy—until 1946—when a constitutional referendum led civil discontent to abandon the monarchy and form the modern Italian Republic.
Krasny Luch (Красный Луч) is the name of several inhabited localities in Russia.
Luhansk Oblast (Луганська область, translit. Luhanśka oblastj, Луганская область, translit. Luganskaja oblastj; also referred to as Luhanshchyna, translit) is the easternmost oblast (province) of Ukraine.
Montgenèvre is a commune of the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.
Mountain warfare refers to warfare in the mountains or similarly rough terrain.
Novara (Nuàra in the local Lombard dialect) is the capital city of the province of Novara in the Piedmont region in northwest Italy, to the west of Milan.
Rostov Oblast (p) is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast), located in the Southern Federal District.
This article is about the Italian Royal Army (Regio Esercito) which participated in World War II.
Sežana (Sesana) is a town in the Slovenian Littoral region of Slovenia, near the border with Italy.
Serafimovich (Серафимо́вич) is a town and the administrative center of Serafimovichsky District in Volgograd Oblast, Russia, located on the right bank of the Don River, northwest of Volgograd, the administrative center of the oblast.
Tepelenë (Tepelena) is a town and a municipality in Gjirokastër County, in the south of Albania.
The 3rd Army (Armata a 3-a Română) was a field army of the Romanian Land Forces active from the 19th century to the 1990s.
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.
The 1st Guards Army was a Soviet field army that fought on the Eastern Front during World War II.
The 3rd Cavalry Division Principe Amedeo Duca d'Aosta was an Cavalry or Celere (Italian) Division of the Italian Army during World War II.
The 58th Infantry Division Legnano was an Infantry Division of the Royal Italian Army during the Second World War.
The 9th Infantry Division Pasubio was an auto-transportable binary-type (2-regiments) Infantry Division of the Italian Army during World War II.
157 Infantry Division Novara, 2 Infantry Division Sforzesc, 2 Infantry Division Sforzesca, 2 Mountain Infantry Division Sforzesca, 2nd Mountain Infantry Division Sforzesca, Italian 2 Infantry Division Sforzesca, Sforcesca Infantry Division.