81 years ago a big tragedy hit our city, Porto San Giorgio, and its city. An enormous storm occurred and killed 11 seamen who went fishing.
The names of
Francesco D’Alessio, Bruno Di Stefano, Umberto Di Stefano, Giovanni Fidani, Mario Manzini, Giuseppe Sansolini, Giorgio Silenzi, Giacomo Silenzi, Luigi Silenzi, Pierino Silenzi, Enzo Tarantini
are written on a monument celebrating also the other men who died while working into the sea. This monument was built more than 25 years ago and it is placed in a public square.