Irish Brigade

The story of the 38th (Irish) Brigade in the Second World War

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Pieditmonte Etneo

Piedimonte Etneo

One of the highlights of the Irish Brigade web site co founders, Richard and Edmund O’Sullivan recent visit to Sicily, was their attendance at a commemorative ceremony and conference in Piedimonte Etneo on the north eastern slopes of Mount Etna. For 33 days, from 8th September to 11th October 1943, the people of Piedimonte Etneo…

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