Ethiopian war veterans of the First Italo-Ethiopian War of 1896 just before being departed to the front during the Second Italo-Abyssinian W...
Italo-Ethiopian War. gas Selassie said: vaporize, over vast areas of territory, a fine, death-dealing rain. Groups of eighteen aircraft followed one another so that the fog issuing from them formed a continuous sheet. It was thus that soldiers, women, children, cattle, rivers, lakes, and pastures were drenched continually with this deadly rain. To systematically kill all living creatures, to more surely poison waters and pastures, the Italian command made its aircraft pass over and over…
Italian artillery in Tembien
Italian soldiers shipping out to Ethiopia in 1935
Italian Somaliland Forces, Second Italo-Ethiopian War Askarl, IX Arab·Somali Battalion, RCTC “ The Regio Corpo Truppe Coloniali (RCTC or Royal Colonial Troop Corps) in Somalia operated on the southern front during the Second ltalo-Ethiopian War and... Pin by Paolo Marzioli
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World War II: Before the War
Four Italian soldiers taking aim in Ethiopia in 1935, during the Second Italo-Abyssinian War. Italian forces under Mussolini invaded and annexed Ethiopia, folding it into a colony named Italian East Africa along with Eritrea.