70 years after the Liberation of the city of Ravenna from Nazi-fascist oppression, the best way to thank the women and men who fought for our freedom during the Second World War is to take them to today's Ravenna.

#1 Allied Soldiers

Allied Soldiers

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Shruti Naik 10 months ago

the may with the blazer looks a bit like Hitler to me, but i doubt he ever just stood in the middle of the street with two soldiers much less even come to Ravenna

#2 Soldiers Of The 27th Spearmen After The City Patrol

Soldiers Of The 27th Spearmen After The City Patrol

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Shruti Naik 10 months ago

I really like this photo. The numerous cycles people use today to travel portraying a seemingly normal life and the soldiers in their uniforms with destruction and carnage behind them makes this pic a lovely oxymoron.

#3 Garibaldi's Square

Garibaldi's Square

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Shruti Naik 10 months ago

man the two colors of the building behind showing past and present

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#4 Bailey Bridge

Bailey Bridge

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Carol Noel 10 months ago

I dont remember this bridge...if i saw it or ceossed it.

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#5 Canadian Bagpipers Enter The City

Canadian Bagpipers Enter The City

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TC 10 months ago

The guy on the bike is waiting for them to go by...

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#6 28th Garibaldi Brigade

28th Garibaldi Brigade

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Marit Sigrid Seinstra 10 months ago

Look at how the trees have grown.

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#7 Allied Soldiers Come Out Of The City

Allied Soldiers Come Out Of The City

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John L 10 months ago

I well remember my trip around Italy, back during the Cold War. Italy is unique because it cherished its Medieval heritage. Like most cities, it was walled for protection, and had several old gates. I remember Porta Nuova because it stood out by itself when everything around it had been destroyed, in defeating the Nazis. I majored in history at the Citadel, and had a field day in Italy. Here's what Porta Nuova used to look look like in the Old Days before Garibaldi changed things. Porta-Nuov...638352.jpg Porta-Nuova-5a81b27638352.jpg

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#8 General McCreery Puts The Medal On Commander Bulow (Arrigo Boldrini)

General McCreery Puts The Medal On Commander Bulow (Arrigo Boldrini)

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TC 10 months ago

Spooky guy on the right...

#9 Partisan Headquarters In Sant'Alberto

Partisan Headquarters In Sant'Alberto

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#10 The Day Of Demobilization

The Day Of Demobilization

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