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Members of a group of retired Italians resurrect a cross made from remnants from a World War II aircraft that crashed at the base of Mount Tezio near their hometown of Perugia. The group has been researching the crash and is trying to find relatives of the six American soldiers who died in the crash.

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Local couple helps Italians connect with WWII widower

Lt. Col. Raymond Nowotny, pilot and commander in the U.S. Army Air Force, died in a 1944 plane crash at Mount Tezio in Italy. A local couple is helping a group of Italians make contact with Nowotny’s survivors.

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