Serbs in retreat


The Italian artist Aldo Carpi shows the retreat of the Serbian army to Albania from German, Austrian-Hungarian and Bulgarian forces, in the autumn of 1915. During the retreat about 300,000 soldiers and civilian refugees died because of the cold, illness and continued attacks. Carpi was part of the rescue effort for those who survived.

Full title:
Serbs in retreat
December, 1915
Held by:
Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo Unico
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Public Domain