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War Memorial in Legoreccio

Place:

Legoreccio - 42020 Vetto

How to get there:

Location: Legoreccio
From Vetto d'Enza SS 513 in the direction of San Polo, near to Buvolo fork toward Legoreccio.
About 20 Km far from the main centre.

Tourist Area:

Apennines

Geographic Area:

Matildic Area

Additional notes:

Distanza da: Km. Casello Aut.le: Km. Uscita SGC: Km. Stazione Ferroviaria: Km. Strade Statali e Provinciali:

Analytical text:

Description:
The monument is constituted by a bronze bas-relief where a partisan reversed on the ground with the palm of his hand up, is portrayed. On the base of the cement structure and in its side two gravestones on which the epigraph devoted to the twenty-four martyrs of the "Fratelli Cervi" detachment appears, are fixed. The monument was a commission of the municipal administration of Vetto, of the partisan associations and of the ex-fighting and local arm association. The monument was planned and sculpted by the sculptor Giorgio Benevelli, while the author of the epigraph was Guerino Franzini. The unveiling is dated back to the 12 September 1982. Inscription: IN MEMORY OF THE 24 PARTISANS OF THE "FRATELLI CERVI" DETACHMENT HERE CAPTURED AND COLDLY PUT TO DEATH BY NAZI-FASCIST TROUPS WHICH ON THE 17/11/1944 WITH THE CRUEL CARNAGE TRAMPLED ON HUMAN FEELINGS AND MILITARY HONOUR. VETTO COMMUNE AND THE PARTISAN ASSOCIATIONS OF SACRIFICE IN THE 38 HONOUR THOSE MARTYRS." " N.Brugnoli, A.Canovi - Le Pietre Dolenti ".
Last update: July 10, 2019

Municipality:

Vetto d'Enza
Piazza Caduti di Legoreccio, 1
42020 Vetto d'Enza (RE)
0522 815222
0522 815694

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