User name
Password

Don't have a user name yet?
Register here.

Help

100 years since last battle on Isonzo Front remembered

Kobarid, 24 October - A number of events were held along the WWI Isonzo Front lines on Tuesday to mark 100 years since the Miracle of Caporetto, the battle which brought an end to the front with a swift offensive of the Central Powers that pushed the Italian army to the Piave river near Venice.

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Tolmin
Wreaths being laid in remembrance of the end of the Isonzo Front at the Austro-Hungarian cemetary Loče pri Tolminu.
Photo: Lea Udovč/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
Candles being lit at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the WWI Isonzo Front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the Isonzo Front in Kobarid.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the WWI Isonzo Front at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the WWI Isonzo Front at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the WWI Isonzo Front at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the WWI Isonzo Front at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the WWI Isonzo Front at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
A ceremony marking 100 years since the end of the WWI Isonzo Front at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Prevala pod Sv. goro
Candles being lit at the memorial to Field Marshal Svetozar Boroević, the commander of the Austro-Hungarian forces on the WWI Isonzo Front.
Photo: Rosana Rijavec/STA

Kobarid
The Italian ossuary in Kobarid which contains the remains of over 7,000 Italian soldiers who died during WWI.
Photo: Anže Malovrh/STA

The rest of this news item is available to subscribers.
The news item consists of 2.135 characters (without spaces) or 435 words words.

Buy the news item. Price: 2 tokens; on account: 0 tokens.

nd/zm/gz
© STA, 2017