Passo delle Forbici - 42030 Villa Minozzo
How to get there:
Place: Forbici Pass.
Way: The memorial stone is placed near the fount of the Partisans, close to the Cai path to Case Civago and Medioeval road to Ca' dal Pret.
the iconography is that of a rectangular memorial stone with a made of and an epigraph in relief on the two sides. The monument shows a metal crucifix and it is set over a fountain. Built by the of the 20° comittees of Reggio Emilia, Modena, Bologna and by Villa Minozzo Commune Administration, its unveiling dates back to 1965.
On the left side: "RED STAR BRIGADE AND SOVIET PARTISANS HERE FALLEN IN BATTLE ON 2 JUNE 1944/XX RESISTANCE COMITTEES/ REGGIO EMILIA/MODENA/BOLOGNA/AND VILLA MINOZZO COMMUNE/IN THE TWENTIETH SACRIFICE/." On the right side: "THEY DIED AS WE COULD BE FREE". "N. Brugnoli, A. Canovi - The Sorrowful Stone".
Last update: July 10, 2019