D'Annunzio obtained the 'Croix de guerre'.
D'Annunzio took command of the 8th bombing squadron in the Comina
airfield. He was decorated with a third silver medal.
23th: Air operations supporting the Third Army advance.
25th: Bombing raid on Medeazza.
28th: Together with 'Lupi di Toscana', d'Annunzio was at the
battlefront on the River Timavo. Major Giovannni Randaccio fell
during the battle in his arms. In Randaccio's name the Poet pronounced
the oration La corona del fante.
3th-9th: D'Annunzio led three bombing raids on the Austrian
bases of Pola by crying 'Eia Eia Eia Alalą', Graeco-Roman 'battle-cry'
replacing 'Ip, ip, urrah'. He was promoted major.
21th-23th: D'Annunzio took part in the bombing raid on Chiapovano,
Bainsizza and Hermada. He was injured in his wrist and was awarded
the Savoy Knight Cross.
4th-5th: D'Annunzio deserved the first bronze medal bombing
24th: The Poet gave several speeches to the survivors of Caporetto.