Statement of Albanetto Bovani about some Allied servicemen

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Title

Statement of Albanetto Bovani about some Allied servicemen

Description

Albanetto Bovani claims he helped from 1 May 1944 to 8 September 1944, three allied prisoners of war in the village of Torbecchia, near Pistoia. He gave them food, clothes, cigarettes, and 1000 lire. On the evening of 8 September he was put in front of a death squad by German soldiers, but he managed to take cover in his house where they fired at him wounding his hand and ravaged his bedroom. He survived. For his efforts, he received a certificate of thankfulness (number 81683-45168).

Date

1947-07-10

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Format

Two-page handwritten statement

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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ISRPT , C.b.b.21 Fondo Risaliti INS. 4, 112

Citation

Albanetto Bovani, “Statement of Albanetto Bovani about some Allied servicemen,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 29, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/15650.

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