y April 1944 the personnel of the Marine Division X-MAS has reached 25,000 people.
The division earned the reputation of a highly trained unit that has high morale. Until the end of the war, she went on with great tenacity to act against the partisans.
The teenager is a volunteer infantry battalion "Barbaro" ("The Barbarian"), part of the 1st Battle Group Division X-MAS. The gray-green tunic parashyutistsky without collar and baggy trousers worn in conjunction with a gray wool sweater. On the left sleeve of the blue metal shield with a red numeral "X". Infantry red tabs are symbols of the Italian Social Republic - a sword in a wreath of white metal and yellow metal lion of St. Mark. On a gray steel helmet painted anchor dirty yellow. Backpack, roll, and all ammunition gray-green color. Carbine on his shoulder, "Carcano" on a brown leather belt.