The grave of Luigi Fossati


A picture taken in a location which is less than 1 km from home: the amazing Cimitero Monumentale of Milan, where most of the graves are real masterpieces. As the cemetery was created at the end of the 19th century, several graves are linked to the Great War, just like this grave of Luigi Fossati (1896-1918), realized by Italian artist Armando Violi.

Fossati

The Truth about Trench Life


I’ve just discovered in my archive this official document produced by Italian Comando Supremo showing the real situation of Italian trenches in 1918, and I am happy to share it with you:

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Happy April Fools’ Day to you all!