The use of bomber squadrons in the next operation


The poet-soldier Gabriele D’Annunzio (1863-1938) dated this draft May 1917, and dedicated it to Field Marshal Luigi Cadorna (1850-1928), chief of staff of the Italian army at the beginning of World War One, and Admiral Camillo Corsi (1860-1921), minister of the navy. It shows D’Annunzio’s interest in the technical problems of air warfare, above all bombing.

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The use of bomber squadrons in the next operation
May, 1917
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Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma
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Public Domain

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