By Salvatore J. LaGumina

This e-book explores the contributions of Italian americans hired via the place of work of Strategic companies (OSS) in the course of international warfare II. Italian american citizens fluent in Italian language and customs grew to become fundamental elements of intelligence operations operating at the back of enemy strains. those devices got valuable army details that considerably helped defeat the Axis. They parachuted into frozen mountains tops to hyperlink up with Italian guerilla devices in northern Italy or hovered in small patrol torpedo boats and row boats around the Mediterranean Sea in pitch black darkness to spoil railroad junctions.

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