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How Genealogy Research Helped Solve a 70 Year WWII Mystery

October 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Sal Serio, curator of the American Italian Research Library, will tell the story of Lt. Wesley Richard of Metairie, Louisiana. In 1943, Lieutenant Richard ‘s plane was shot down in Sabaudia, Italy and he perished. German forces occupied the region, but the small farm community of Sabaudia took Lt. Richard into their hearts and minds. This lecture will reveal how genealogy¬†research helped uncover what happened to Lieutenant Richard.

The lecture is free for AICC Members and students with a valid university or high school ID.
For non-members, the suggested donation is $10.00

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Organizer

American Italian Cultural Center
Phone:
504-522-7294
Website:
www.AmericanItalianCulturalCenter.com

Venue

American Italian Cultural Center
537 South Peters Street
New Orleans, LA 70130 United States
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Phone:
504-522-7294
Website:
www.americanitalianculturalcenter.com