Kotor, Kotor Municipality, Montenegro
Battle of Lepanto
U SPOMEN BROJNIM HRABRIM POMORCIMA BOKE POGINULIM U BICI KOD LEPANTA 7. X 1571 GODINE NA GALIJI "SAN TRIFONE DI CATTARO" POD ZAPOVJEDNIŠTVOM JERONIMA BISANTIJA I PERAŠKIM ČUVARIMA DŽAVNE ZASTAVE KOJI SU SVOJIM ŽIVOTIMA DOPINJELI POBJEDI FLOTE "SVETE LIGE" PROTIV BRODOVILA OTOMANSKOG CARSTVA
HRVATSKO GRADANSKO DRUŠTVO
NA DAN SV. TRIPURA 2007 GODINE
In memory of numerous courageous sailors, who died in the Battle of Lepanto on the 7th of October, 1571, in the "San Trifone di Cattaro" galleon under the command of the Bishops of Jerusalem and the flag of the state of Perugia, who contributed their victories to the victory of the fleet of the "Holy League" against ships of the Ottoman Empire.
Croatian Civil Society
on the day of St. Tripuna 2007
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Wars, Non-US • Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical date for this entry is October 7, 1571.
Location. 42° 25.507′ N, 18° 46.188′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kotor, Kotor Municipality 85330, Montenegro. Touch for directions.
More about this marker. This marker is located in the Stari grad (Old Town) district of Kotor.
Also see . . . How the 1571 Battle of Lepanto saved Europe -- Catholic Education Resource Center. For those who know little history, today's battle with the Islamic State in the Middle East may seem new and unprecedented. It is not....What we are seeing in 2014 has a history of more than 1,300 years — a very bloody, terror-ridden history. (Submitted on November 26, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 273 times since then and 33 times this year. It was the Marker of the Week October 4, 2020. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 26, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.