This pictures, related to a major strategic success of the Axis in the Med (and a demonstration of the beneficial effects of a good cooperation between naval and avio forces) are from Storia Militare, F. Mattesini, November 2012, December 2012 and January 2013.
HMS Liverpool, torpedoed by a R.A. S.79.
Tanimbar motorboat torpedoed
A HMS Eagle fly by after a torpedo release from an Italian aircraft
Operation Harpoon overall map
RN Eugenio di Savoia fires at Pantelleria
HMS Bedouin sinking (by a R.A. S.79 torpedo) after having suffered heavy damage by naval gunfire
Fighting fire onboard RN Vivaldi near Scauri, Pantelleria.
RN Littorio on the morning of June 15, 1942. One Ro.42 fallen due to near bomb miss
Operation Vigorous general map
RN Littorio as seen from RN Vittorio Veneto
RN Littorio, near misses from a “Liberator” squadron
RN Littorio, the damaged seaplane
HMAS Nestor, immobilised by bombs, then sunk with deep charges by HMS Javelin
Mine damage to Orari’s hull while entering Malta’s Grand Harbour