The tombstone, in honour of the Fallen of the first world war, is made of bronze and marble. It is formed by two parts: the lower part, in white marble, presents the names of the Fallen engraved, while in the upper part, you can see a bronze bas-relief which represents a naked soldier with helmet on his head. The dying soldier is sustained by a winged Victory.
via del Campanile, Careggine
For the defense
of the right of justice of freedom
in the war MCMXV-MCMXVIII
sulle frontiere d’Italia
Rossi Francesco Di Ambrogio
Rossi Francesco Di Egidio
Poli Roberto In Prigionia
Sui Campi Di Francia
best blood for your victory you did not have homeland glory! Glory!
Date of realization
The tombstone, realized in the twenties, has been inaugurated in the first after war period.
The tombstone has been ordered by a town committee, probably born in the first after-war period.
The work has been realized by the sculptor Fausto Mancini.
- PULITI MARIASTELLA, Monumenti ai caduti in Garfagnana. Guerra ‘15-’18. scheda su Careggine.