Difference between revisions of "Cadorna"

From World War I Document Archive
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 12: Line 12:
Return to '''[[A-Index]]'''
Return to '''[[C-Index]]'''
Return to '''[[WWI_Biographical_Dictionary|Alphabetical Index of WWI Biographies]]'''
Return to '''[[WWI_Biographical_Dictionary|Alphabetical Index of WWI Biographies]]'''

Revision as of 18:33, 29 August 2006


CADORNA.GIFSPACER.GIFCadorna, General Count Luigi. (1850-1928). Born, Pallanza, Piedmont. Cadorna commanded victorious Italian armies during the first two and a half years that Italy was a belligerent. After the battle of Caporetto, at a loss ultimately of some 350,000 men, Cadorna was replaced by General Diaz (November, 1917), and was given the blame for the calamity and forced into retirement on 2 December 1918. Later, he became the Italian member of the Inter-Allied War Council at Versailles.


Return to C-Index

Return to Alphabetical Index of WWI Biographies