Seaman Sacrifices

“The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example.” — Benjamin Disraeli The foundation of our freedom has been built on the patriotism shouldered by our ancestors.  As children, we are taught about our country’s birth and evolution depicted through the eyes of our prolific leaders. […]


Through the Eyes of a Soldier

Santo "Sam" P. Fanizzi

  Santo P. Fanizzi was my great uncle.  He was drafted into the United States Army on June 27th, 1944 and was discharged on June 2nd, 1946. During his service, he participated in military campaigns in Central Europe, Rhineland and Ardennes.  As a T3/T5 mechanic, he performed major maintenance and repair work on all types […]