Photo of the Week: Fallen Soldiers in Florence


World War II Memorial for the fallen American soldiers in Italy.

Many people don’t know that about 20 minutes outside of Florence is a cemetery that mirrors that of Arlington in the United States. The lines of crosses in perfect unison at the Florence American Cemetery and Memorial site in Italy covers 70 acres and memorializes the soldiers who lost their lives while fighting in Italy during World War 2.

The memorial site is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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