Savoia-Marchetti S.M.79 Sparviero: Italian Courage and Skill.

Savoia-Marchetti S.M.79 Sparviero: Italian Courage and Skill.

Il Gobbo Maledetto (the “damned hunchback” -an apocryphal nickname it seems) performing its most glorious roles in WW2: aerosilurante (Torpedo bomber) or maritime attack in the Mediterranean.

Don’t always believe the clichés, the Italians were brave enough soldiers cursed by bad equipment and worse leadership.

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