Italian Armed Forces Day Commemorated at Holy Rosary Church

| November 4, 2012

A solemn mass in commemoration of Italian Armed Forces Day and for the fallen soldiers, was held today at the Italian church, Holy Rosary in Washington, D.C.   Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero, and the embassy diplomatic corps, including General Giovanni Fantuzzi, joined the parishioners in remembering especially the Italian soldiers who have given their

Amb. Claudio Bisogniero

Amb. Claudio Bisogniero

lives this year  to serve their Country.  As Italy’s President Giorgio Napolitano said earlier today at a ceremony in Rome, more than six thousand Italian soldiers are currently deployed world-wide in “the service of  peace, justice, and freedom.”

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