Snam
Snam S.p.A. (BIT: SRG) is an Italian natural gas infrastructure company. As of 31 December 2012, it had a market capitalization of €11.9 billion. Snam was originally a subsidiary of Italian ener...
Alexander Papagos
Marshal Alexander Papagos (Greek: Αλέξανδρος Παπάγος; 9 December 1883 – 4 October 1955), was a Greek General who led the Greek Army in World War II and the later stages of the Greek Civil War and ...
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Battle of Keren
The Battle of Keren (or Cheren) was fought as part of the East African Campaign during the Second World War. The battle was fought from 5 February to 1 April 1941 between a mixed Italian army of regul...
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Operation Compass
Operation Compass was the first big Allied military operation of the Western Desert Campaign during World War II. British and other Commonwealth forces attacked Italian forces in western Egypt and eas...
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FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 1941
Location in the Alps of EuropeThe FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 1941 were held together with the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 1941 on 1–9 February in Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy. Five years la...
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Decima Flottiglia MAS
The Decima Flottiglia MAS (Decima Flottiglia Mezzi d'Assalto, also known as La Decima or Xª MAS) (Italian for "10th Assault Vehicle Flotilla") was an Italian commando frogman unit of the Regia Marina ...
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Capture of Klisura Pass
The Capture of Klisura Pass (Greek: Κατάληψη της Κλεισούρας) was a military operation that took place during 6–11 January 1941 in southern Albania, and was one of the most important battles of the...
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Battle of Saranda
The Battle of Saranda took place in southern Albania between the Italians and the Greeks in December, 1940, during the Greco-Italian War in World War II. The Italians had attempted an invasion of Gree...
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Trofeo Baracchi
The Trofeo Baracchi was a major Italian cycling race that ran for 50 years. It was created by Mino Baracchi, in memory of his father Angelo who was a great cycle racing fan. Originally (from 1941) an...
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Battle of the Duisburg Convoy
The Battle of the Duisburg Convoy was fought on the night of 8–9 November 1941 between an Italian convoy sailing to Libya and a British Naval squadron which intercepted the convoy, which was carrying ...
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Battle of Pindus
The Battle of Pindus (Greek: Μάχη της Πίνδου) took place in the Pindus Mountains in Epirus and West Macedonia, Greece, in the autumn of 1940, between October 28 – November 13. The battle was fough...
Sebastiano Visconti Prasca
Sebastiano Visconti Prasca (23 January 1883 – 1961) was an Italian general. He led the initial offensive of the Greco-Italian War, but was relieved of his command after two weeks for incompetence and ...
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Battle of Trebeshina
The Battle of Trebeshina (Greek: Μάχη της Τρεμπεσίνας), or alternatively, the Battle of Mal Trebeshinë, was a series of engagements fought between the Greek and Italian armies in southeastern Alba...
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Battle of Bardia
The Battle of Bardia was fought over three days between 3 and 5 January 1941, as part of Operation Compass, the first military operation of the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War. It was ...
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First Battle of Sirte
The First Battle of Sirte was fought between the British Royal Navy and the Regia Marina (Italian Royal Navy) during the Mediterranean campaign of the Second World War. The engagement took place on 17...
Battle of the Tarigo Convoy
The Battle of the Tarigo Convoy (sometimes referred to as the "Action off Sfax") was a naval battle of World War II, part of the Battle of the Mediterranean. It was fought on 16 April 1941, between fo...
United States declaration of war upon Italy
On December 11, 1941, four days following the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, and three days after the United States declaration of war on the Empire of Japan, the United States Congress pas...
Ubaldo Soddu
Ubaldo Soddu (23 July 1883 – 20 July 1949) was an Italian military officer, who commanded the Italian Forces in the Greco-Italian War for a month.Soddu was born in Salerno. During the period of 1939-1...
Italian invasion of Egypt
The Italian invasion of Egypt was an Italian offensive action against British, Commonwealth and Free French forces during the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War. Initially, the goal of th...
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Battle of Cape Bon (1941)
The naval Battle of Cape Bon took place on December 13, 1941 during the Second World War, between two Italian light cruisers and an Allied destroyer flotilla off Cape Bon, Tunisia. The loss of the two...
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