28 September 1915: war bulletin
"Causes that have not yet been determined have caused, in the port of Brindisi, a fire followed by an explosion in the holy barbarian stern of the Royal ship Benedetto Brin. And from...
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28 September 1867: Surveillance in Lazio waters for political turmoil
Saturday - A naval squad is reconstituted to carry out surveillance cruises in the Lazio waters following political turmoil provoked in the Papal State by a ...
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27 September 1915: The ship Benedetto BRIN sinks
Monday - In Brindisi the battleship Benedetto Brin (commander, captain of the ship Gino Fara Forni) flagship of the 6a Navi School Division (Admiral Ernesto Rubin de ...
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25 September 1911: Cunning arms trafficking
Monday - In the late evening the battleships Naples, Rome and the cruiser Varese off Tripoli on a surveillance cruise intercept a steamer: the Rome that has become very close ...
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23 September 1915: The Marina on the slopes of the Karst
Thursday - The fusiliers company of the "Amalfi Group" participates alongside the infantry of the "Catanzaro" brigade in the advance on the slopes of the Karst destroying a minefield and ...
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23 September 1881: Primates for Vettor Pisani
Friday - The corvette Vettor Pisani (commander, captain of frigate Tòmaso di Savoia - Genoa) returns to Venice from a long campaign in the Far East that brought her to ...
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22 September 1915: Ordered 40 trimotors to the company Isotta Fraschini
Wednesday - A contract has been signed with the company Isotta Fraschini of Milan for the construction of 40 trimotors (20 in terrestrial version and 20 in naval version). Although not...
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September 1870: The invisible sailors of Porta Pia
The Chancelleries of Europe have gone mad and encrypted telegrams are chasing each other across the continent. For the past month, the war declared by Paris in Berlin has overturned all ...
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21 September 1915: war bulletin
"We have the following details on the attack made by the French submarine Papin, aggregated to our forces ...
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19 September 1863: Delivered the King of Italy
Saturday - In New York the new Italian armored frigate King of Italy built on ...
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16 September 1866: The siege of Palermo begins
Sunday - In Palermo, Bourbon and clerical revolutionary elements take over the city and reduce the few ...
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15 September 1916: First submarine sunk by plane
Friday - French submarine Foucault (commander, vessel lieutenant Devin) lurking in ...
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14 September 1942: attack of the English at the Italian base of Tobruch
The German-Italian Army is in El Alamein. One more leap and the war in Africa will be over. Put on the ropes, the command ...
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14 September 1906: First submarine to great naval maneuvers
Friday - The submarine Delfino under the command of vessel lieutenant Ludovico de Filippi moves from Venice to ...
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13 September 1915: war bulletin
"The French submarine Papin, attached to our naval forces, torpedoed the current 9 day in the middle Adriatic, ...
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13 September 1881: Last unit in service in Tunis to provide assistance and protection to the Italian colony
Tuesday - The battleship Castelfidardo under the command of vessel captain Augusto Conti sails from Naples to Sfax where ...
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12 September 1909: First Italian airplane pilot license
Sunday - On the Centocelle airfield after a six-hour practical training on a Flyer aircraft of ...
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11 September 1907: Regina Elena ship enters service
Wednesday - The battleship Regina comes into service at the command of captain Giovanni Boet in La Spezia ...
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11 September 1900: The Polar Star concludes the Arctic campaign
Tuesday - The Stella Polare schooner enters Kristiania concluding the Arctic campaign. Important ...
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10 September 1873: Return of Vettor Pisani from his first circumnavigation of the globe
Wednesday - The propeller corvette Vettor Pisani under the command of frigate captain Giuseppe Lovera di Maria returns to ...
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