Transportation of Italian MAS boats on the mountain road to Yalta

MAS boats

Transportation of Italian small torpedo boats of type MAS along the mountain road to Yalta. Used 6-ton Fiat-666 tractor and Alfa-Romeo 500RE trucks.

May 21, 1942 Italian 10th fleet of MAS boats under the leadership of Prince Valerio Borghese entered Yalta to participate (in conjunction with the German troops of the 11th Army of General Erich Manstein) in the operation to seize Sevastopol. In the future, the place of basing of the MAS-boat in the Crimea was chosen by Foros.

 

 

Location: Crimea, USSR
Date: May 1942

In : 1942

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