and scientists in Italian Army
Military personnels parecipated in many missions in several parts of the world since a long time.
Geographical discovers, borders' and maps' definition saw Italian military people involved.
From Eastern Africa to the South Pole, from Malta to the Everest, Italian Army gave
and is giving its contribution to the knowledge, to the science, to the progress and to the peace.
TAKE NOTE: We listed some geographical areas, where Italian Army was and is active, but we
show philatelic stuff only related to the 2000 Eritrea mission (point 10) and Antarctica expeditions (point 11 and 11a).
Some images are not yet available, but we are continuously updating this section.
commission for borders' defintion.
2. Northern and
Easter Africa (1885-1940)
3. Giuba e Orobio
and exploratory missions.
Partecipation in the International Commission for the defintion of the Country borders.
Partecipation to the International Commission for the defintion of the Country borders.
7. K2 (March -
the scientific mission.
8. Everest (January -
to the scientific mission.
9. Malta (1981-1985)
10. Eritrea/Ethiopia (2000-to day)
to the U.N.
mission for the defintion of the Country
- to day) Base Terra Nova Bay: maps and
Base Terra Nova Bay: maps and photos.
to all Scientific missions.
11a. List of Polar missions to the South Pole and Antarctica, with covers.