After she became a nun, she ruled a community of religious sisters in Plombarola, Italy near Monte Cassino
, where St.
Journey south to Sorrento via historic Monte Cassino
He went on to serve in Sicily and Italy and fought at the notorious Battle of Monte Cassino
, which left 250,000 people dead or wounded.
EVENTS 1944: The Polish flag is flying over the ruins of the ancient Italian monastery, Monte Cassino
, a symbol of German resistance.
MORNING Waking up in my family home in Sant'Elia, Cassino, Italy, looking up at Monte Cassino
and heading out to the local bar for a cup of coffee and a brioche.
Jim Mulhall, who served with the Durham Light Infantry, was taken captive in Monte Cassino
and got away in a stolen Red Cross Ambulance.
My partner and I would like to see Monte Cassino
in Italy next spring.
I have just returned from Italy, where I joined a handful of veterans who met to mark the 70th anniversary of the Battles for Monte Cassino
, which spanned the first five months of 1944.
On May 18, 1944, during World War II, Allied forces finally occupied Monte Cassino
in Italy after a four-month struggle with Axis troops.
The services of a Tour Manager Wonderful optional Excursions; Pompeii (PS29 per person), Capri (PS81 per person), Monte Cassino
& Caserta (PS35 per person), Amalfi Drive (PS29 per person)
In World War II, he participated in operations over Anzio and Monte Cassino
Poland-born Teo Graul served with the Allies in the 2nd Polish Corps at Monte Cassino
in Italy and was later captured and escaped from the Germans.