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Blackshirts Explained

Blackshirts at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Armed squads of Italian Fascists under B. Mussolini, who wore black shirts as part of their uniform. The squads, first organized in 1919, targeted socialists, communists, republicans, and others. Hundreds of people were killed as the squads grew in number. In 1922 Blackshirts from all over Italy participated in the March on Rome. In 1923 the private Blackshirts were officially transformed into a national militia. With Mussolini's fall in 1943, the Blackshirts fell into disgrace.

blackshirts at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

blackshirts
  • Inter: plural of » blackshirt

  • Translation: fr » blackshirts
    Translation: ku » blackshirts
    Translation: mg » blackshirts
    Translation: my » blackshirts