|Birth: ||May 15, 1984|
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 2009|
Primo caporal maggiore
Folgore e del Primo Reggimento Bersaglieri
187º Paracadutisti Folgore
187th Folgore Parachutist Regiment of the Folgore Parachute Brigade
Aged 25, he was deployed with Italy's contingent of NATO forces in Afghanistan.
1°CM Di Lisio was killed by a massive improvised explosive device about 50 kilometres north of Farah. Three other Italian soldiers were wounded, evacuated to Kandahar Airfield Base for treatment and transferred to Celio Military Hospital in Rome.
1°CM Di Lisio was born in Campobasso and lived in Oratino. He had been in the military for five years and was on his first tour of duty in Afghanistan.
He is survived by his parents Nunzio and Addolorata, sisters Maria and Valentina, his girlfriend Mariangela Bellè, and other family and friends.
Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral held on July 17, 2009 in the Cathedral of Campobasso.
*Sincere thanks to J. Sullivan for her generous sponsorship of this memorial page.
Cemetery of Ielsi
Provincia di Campobasso
Created by: Milou
Record added: Aug 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40575893