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Bringing the Troops Home (Part 2) ...plus a few stowaways

Tell me about the Italian POWs you met in Casablanca. 

We had some Italian POWs help us convert the ship and do chores.  They were no threat to us, that I knew of anyhow.  2,139 more words

World War II Veterans

Rome in 48 Hours

September 15 & 16, 2011: When our cruise came to an end it docked in Rome’s port, a city called Civitavecchia. The area itself doesn’t have much except for a few souvenir stores and the train station, which was also not so easy to find. 1,846 more words