- n United States swimmer who in 1926 became the first woman to swim the English Channel (1906-2003)
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- Vicenza garrison commander suspended
The commander of U.S. Army Garrison Vicenza has been suspended from his duties because of an incident Wednesday following the Army’s Independence Day celebration at Caserma Ederle.
July 5, 2013 - Stars and Stripes
- Tammy van Wisse in Sydney Morning Herald
Meeting the Ederle family and getting to know them helped me to swim with the spirit of Gertrude,van Wisse said. "She was a pioneer for women, a barrier-breaker for all athletes and a timeless inspiration."
- Franco Giordano in Playfuls.com
We are against (the Ederle expansion plan). We need a debate,said Franco Giordano of the Refounded Communists party.