Related Rule
Italy
Practice Relating to Rule 116. Accounting for the Dead
Italy’s LOAC Elementary Rules Manual (1991) provides: “As a general rule, the dead shall be identified.” 
Italy, Regole elementari di diritto di guerra, SMD-G-012, Stato Maggiore della Difesa, I Reparto, Ufficio Addestramento e Regolamenti, Rome, 1991, § 76.
Italy’s Law of War Decree (1938), as amended in 1992, provides: “Commanders shall take all necessary measures to … ascertain [the] identity [of the dead].” 
Italy, Law of War Decree, 1938, as amended in 1992, Article 94.
Italy’s Law of War Decree (1938), as amended in 1992, provides: “The Government of the King, in the way it considers appropriate, will make available to the enemy State news of the death of people belonging to the latter’s armed forces”. 
Italy, Law of War Decree, 1938, as amended in 1992, Article 94.