05 November 1916: The armed train arrives
The armed train No. 1 intervenes with cannons from 120 against three Austrian destroyers who have bombed the S. Elpidio railway station at sea. The fire action ...
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05 November 1911: First flight in Italy by seaplane
Sunday - Captain GN Alessandro Guidoni, pilot, takes a Farman land-based biplane with an 70 hp engine that he turned into a seaplane on the Spy of Spezia.
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04 November 1918: Victory Day
In addition to conquering Victory over the sea, the Navy fights alongside the Army in the battle of Vittorio Veneto. With the only first attack, the Marine Brigade, winning every ...
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04 November 1903: Giolitti Minister of the Navy waiting for Admiral Carlo Mirabello
Wednesday - Following the resignation presented to the King on October 21 by Prime Minister Avv. Giuseppe Zanardelli who in Parliament no longer has the support of the majority, ...
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02 November 1915: New weapons introduced for the Great War
Tuesday - The first two motorboats "SVAN from 12 tons" (Built on a project by the Venetian Motor Boat Company of Venice), named MAS 1 and MAS 2, part of a ...
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01 November 1918: The sinking of Viribus Unitis
The eldest of the Naval Genius Raffaele Rossetti and the medical lieutenant of the Marina Raffaele Paolucci violate the very common Austro-Hungarian port of Pula and sink with the innovative ...
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01 November 1893: Adopted the time with reference to the Greenwich meridian
Wednesday - The central European meridian time is adopted which is an hour ahead of Greenwich mean time. Following this, the hours in the offices and establishments ...
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31 October 1916: Sibenik bombing
The M6 ​​airship, supported by the Alpine destroyers, Carabiniere and Rifleman, attacks Sibenik, dropping 660 kg of bombs.
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31 October 1915: war bulletin
The enemy's official bulletins have stated that the bombing of Venice, in the night on the 25 and in ...
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31 OCTOBER 1909: First air raid without airship stopover
Sunday - The vessel lieutenant Guido Scelsi, after having tested it in flight over the Tuscan archipelago, drives the ...
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30 OCTOBER 1918: The Marina advances on the Lower Piave
The Italian offensive breaks through the Austrian front. The sailor regiment breaks into the handle of Revedoli; other sailors, ...
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30 OCTOBER 1914: Other Italian preventive actions, the occupation of Saseno
The Italian landing companies, on board the ships of the Special Division commanded by Admiral Patris, take ...
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Dead or alive. 20.000 crowns for the pilot lieutenant Eugenio Casagrande
October 1918. Bad weather and rough seas. For two nights, the 3 and 8 of that month, was tried without success, ...
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29 October 1888: Signed agreement for the transit of the Suez Canal
Monday - It is signed in Constantinople from Italy, Austria-Hungary, France, Germany, Great Britain, Netherlands, Russia ...
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28 OCTOBER 1911: First air-sea action
Saturday - In the Tripolitania an aeronaval action takes place - the first in the world - with the participation of the aircraft ...
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27 OCTOBER 1887: First contingent of the Special Body of Africa
Thursday - Sail from Naples to the Red Sea transport America (commander, captain of the vessel Giuseppe Palumbo) with ...
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October 1940 - The rescue of the Pentcho shipwrecks
Some recent articles in the prestigious US newspaper New York Times explained to the public beyond ...
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26 October 1954: Trieste returns to Italy
Tuesday - In the morning the first units of the Italian Navy (in the ...
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26 October 1866: First treaty of friendship, trade and navigation with China
Friday - In Beijing the frigate captain Vittorio Arminjon, commander of the Magenta corvette, equipped with ...
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25 October 1915: war bulletin
"In Venice, yesterday, shortly after 10 in the evening, two attacks took place, at short intervals, by airplanes ...
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