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 Massimo Vitaliano

Massimo Vitaliano

Birth
Lecce, Provincia di Lecce, Puglia, Italy
Death 21 Sep 2006 (aged 25)
Iraq
Burial Galatone, Provincia di Lecce, Puglia, Italy
Memorial ID 44640985 · View Source
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Massimo Vitaliano, 25 years old was born in the town of Galetone, 35 km south of Lecce. He was the son of Anna Tonia Pellegrino and Antonio Vitaliano. Brother of Miralina, his oldest sister. Massimo was a Corp Maj in the 19th Cavalry Regiment, Garibaldi Bersaglieri Brigade from Salerno and he was serving in Iraq as his annual service abroad. He had been in Iraq since June and October 31st was to be the last day of his mission. He died as the result of an accident, at 6PM, just 10 km out of Nasiriya, Iraq during patrol. This was his seventh mission abroad. Four times in Kosovo, one time in Afghanistan and this time in Iraq. He was transported to the American hospital in Tallil but it was too late. Massimo Vitaliano died as a result of the injuries he sustained.

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  • Created by: J.A. & D.S.
  • Added: 21 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44640985
  • Luca
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Massimo Vitaliano (10 Nov 1980–21 Sep 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44640985, citing Cimitero Comunale di Galatone, Galatone, Provincia di Lecce, Puglia, Italy ; Maintained by J.A. & D.S. (contributor 46808935) .