battle of Caporetto


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The Battle of Caporetto (October 24-November19, 1917) between a combined force of 350,000 Germans and Austro-Hungarians and 400,000 Italians was fought near the town of Kobarid, In.
Some opposition politicians, led by the separatist party Northern League, equated the agreement with Air France KLM to the Battle of Caporetto, Italy's worst military defeat during World War One and a lingering national symbol of collapse.
After a successful campaign, their unit was transferred to the Southern Front in October of 1917, where they took part in the 12th Battle of the Isonzo, better known to the world as the Battle of Caporetto.