15th March 2018 - 74th Anniversary of the bombing of Cassino town
The Ides of March written in the destiny of Cassino! The strategical location of Cassino located north of Naples and south of Rome had always been of strategic importance even before the Roman time. In the Vth Century BC, the Romans built a main road connecting the south with the eternal city. This vital artery was called by the Allied Highway 6 (Statal road n. 6) and the strategic importance was soon recognized by the Allies.  The
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