anzio anzio  /ˈæn ˌzi oʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a town of central Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea; the Allies established a beachhead at Anzio in World War II

News

  • Groundbreaking held for Scott Twp. Veterans Memorial

    A groundbreaking was held June 14 for the Scott Township Veterans Memorial project. Approximately 35 township residents and local and state representatives were in attendance. Among those in attendance were two township veterans of WWII, Walter Zabrowski who served with the Fifth Army at Anzio and Morley Barrett who served with the Navy in Iwo...
    on July 10, 2013     Source: Times Leader

Quotes

  • Burns called the heart of this segment "a young soldier being optimistic when he writes home, convincing (his parents) he is in some sort of field day and not in the Battle of Anzio," Burns said.
    on Sep 23, 2007 By: Ken Burns Source: Daily Press

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