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Montello Ridge

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918 IWM (Q 26525)

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918

Royal Artillery horses and motor transport which has just detrained at a railway station, December 1917. Photograph probably taken at Fontaniva near Venice.

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918 IWM (Q 26549) 

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918

Troops of the 41st Division examining a destroyed DFW two-seat biplane, either German or Austro-Hungarian, one of three which fell on the British lines after a raid on Istrana aerodrome, 26 December 1917.

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918 IWM (Q 26913)

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918

An Italian selling goods to British troops at Rivasecca. This village was part of the British defences on the Montello and was held by 23rd Division in December 1917.

Asiago Plateau

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918 IWM (Q 26279) 

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918

18-pounder gun of the Royal Field Artillery in a camouflaged position.

THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918 IWM (Q 26930)

 THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE ITALIAN FRONT, 1917-1918

18-pounder gun of the Royal Field Artillery in a camouflaged position in the mountains