9. In the winter, the trenches were built with snow and, as shown, into the ice. The Marmolada, a massif southwest of Cortina, was the site of a year-round ice-city where both sides dug into a glacier.

To find other features on La Grande Guerra visit our

Directory Page

For Great War Society
Membership Information

Click on Icon

For further information on the events of 1914-1918 visit the homepage of

The Great War Society

Additions and comments on these pages may be directed to:
Michael E. Hanlon (medwardh@hotmail.com) regarding content,
or toLeo Benedetti (leoben@silcon.com) regarding form and function.
Original artwork & copy; © 1998-2000, The Great War Society