Tag Archives: New Jersey

Italian American WWII Hero: Albert N. Marchio

Launched in 2020 to remember the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, NIAF is recognizing Italian Americans who sacrificed, served and defended peace, freedom and democracy during the war through the #IAWW2Heroes initiative.  This entry is a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Italian American WWII Hero: Daniele Abbate

Launched in 2020 to remember the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, NIAF is recognizing Italian Americans who sacrificed, served and defended peace, freedom and democracy during the war through the #IAWW2Heroes initiative.  This entry is a … Continue reading

Posted in IA WW2 Heroes, Italian A Day, Italian American, WWII | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Italian American WWII Hero: Anthony W. Venezia Sr.

Launched in 2020 to remember the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, NIAF is recognizing Italian Americans who sacrificed, served and defended peace, freedom and democracy during the war through the #IAWW2Heroes initiative.  This entry is a … Continue reading

Posted in Basilicata, History, IA WW2 Heroes, Italian A Day, WWII | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Italian a Day: Peter Greco

NIAF da Vinci Council Member Robert M. Greco sent the Foundation this special submission about his father, the late Peter Greco (1952-2020) who sadly passed away on December 8. ‚ÄúThere are no words to describe the true nature of this … Continue reading

Posted in Italian A Day, Italian American, National Italian American Foundation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Italian A Day – the music and story of Alfredo Morena Sr.

The story of Italian composer Alfredo Morena Sr. is one that spans generations. Born in 1891, in the town of Marsiconuovo, in the province of Potenza, Morena was the son of Giuseppe Morena, who served in the army during the … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, NIAF | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments