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April 8, 2021

Zoominar on Eric Newby

Nearly 200 people attended a MSMT zoominar on 12 May 2021 to celebrate Eric Newby’s classic story Love and War...
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March 6, 2021

Recognition for Servigliano

The Italian Senate, parliament’s upper house, voted unanimously on March 4th 2021 for the former prisoner of war camp at...
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October 24, 2020 / News

Student Co-ordinator

The Monte San Martino Trust has appointed David Kettle as Student Co-Ordinator following Edward Gretton's decision to relinquish the role...
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August 9, 2020 / News

Bugle Call to Freedom

(An account of this project was carried in an article in La Gazzetta di Parma on 7 September. Gazzetta di...
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July 14, 2020 / News

Golf marathon

Golfer Graham Jones plays 72 holes in a day to raise money for MSMT
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Lt R Salvi with Escaped POWs
May 8, 2020 / News, PoW camps

Research into Indian PoWs

Light is being shed on the largely forgotten story of Indian soldiers who became prisoners of war in Italy, thanks to the research of Annu Palakunnathu Matthew, Professor of Art (photography) at the University of Rhode Island, USA. The PoWs were among the 50,000 Indian soldiers who fought in the Italian campaign on behalf of the Allies during WW11.
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March 31, 2020 / News

Partisan memorial

Italy is a land of many sad memorials recording the courage and sacrifice of Italians and other nationalities who fought...
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January 4, 2020 / News

Leslie Young’s exploits

Sir Nick Young, MSMT’s chairman, is to relate the extraordinary wartime adventures of his father, Leslie, in a talk at...
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Vanni looking at his camera
December 16, 2019

Vanni Treves 1940–2019

Vanni Treves, the son of an Italian partisan, died on 10th November 2019. He, was a lawyer, businessman and a board member of the Monte San Martino Trust.
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