A long liberation

A long liberation

The allies reach Tuscany in the middle of June, after the liberation of Rome. Also Florence and the province witness long and intense battles, at the beginning on the southern hills and later in the city when the Wehrmacht destroys the bridges on the river Arno and the area around the Ponte Vecchio in order to stop the enemies’ advance. Two months pass between the liberation of Certaldo and the liberation of Firenzuola.

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