Italian battleship: IMPERO (1939-1947). The Italian battleship IMPERO under construction at Trieste in 1943 was safeguarded by the German Navy after the Anglo-Italian Armistice in September 1943. Photo #1: The muzzle of one of the 38.1 cm guns. Photo #2: The ship moored in the dock of Stabilimento Tecnico Trieste. Photo courtesy of Mr. Franz Selinger.
Italian Ships: Giulio Cesare - San Giorgio
Naval History and Heritage Command