The March of the Iron Will (Marcia della ferrea volontà), or the Iron-Will Column (Colonna della ferrea volontà), was a Fascist propaganda event staged during the final days of the Second Italo-Ethiopian War. The goal of the march was to capture the Ethiopian capital in a show of force. From 26 April to 5 May 1936, an Italian "mechanized column" under the command of Marshal of Italy (Maresciallo d'Italia) Pietro Badoglio advanced from the town of Dessie to take Addis Ababa. The march covered a distance of approximately 200 miles.

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  • The March of the Iron Will (Marcia della ferrea volontà), or the Iron-Will Column (Colonna della ferrea volontà), was a Fascist propaganda event staged during the final days of the Second Italo-Ethiopian War. The goal of the march was to capture the Ethiopian capital in a show of force. From 26 April to 5 May 1936, an Italian "mechanized column" under the command of Marshal of Italy (Maresciallo d'Italia) Pietro Badoglio advanced from the town of Dessie to take Addis Ababa. The march covered a distance of approximately 200 miles. (en)
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  • 4 Italians captured
  • 170 Eritreans killed
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  • *13pxItalian Eritrea
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  • 1936-05-05 (xsd:date)
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  • Decisive Italian victory
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  • 12,500 Italians
  • 4,000 Eritreans
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  • The March of the Iron Will (Marcia della ferrea volontà), or the Iron-Will Column (Colonna della ferrea volontà), was a Fascist propaganda event staged during the final days of the Second Italo-Ethiopian War. The goal of the march was to capture the Ethiopian capital in a show of force. From 26 April to 5 May 1936, an Italian "mechanized column" under the command of Marshal of Italy (Maresciallo d'Italia) Pietro Badoglio advanced from the town of Dessie to take Addis Ababa. The march covered a distance of approximately 200 miles. (en)
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  • March of the Iron Will (en)
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