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Kotor, Kotor Municipality, Montenegro
 

Battle of Lepanto

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, July 24, 2018
1. Battle of Lepanto Marker
Inscription.  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
CRNE GORE
NA DAN SV. TRIPURA 2007 GODINE

English translation:
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
 
Erected 2007.
 
Location. 42° 25.507′ N, 18° 46.188′ E. Marker is in Kotor, Kotor Municipality. Marker is at the intersection of Ulica 1 (istok-zapad) and Square of the Arms,
Battle of Lepanto Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 24, 2018
2. Battle of Lepanto Memorial
Memorial on the left
on the left on Ulica 1 (istok-zapad). 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.) 
 
Categories. Wars, Non-USWaterways & Vessels
 
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3. Battle of Lepanto
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By Antonio de Brugada
4. Battle of Lepanto
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 59 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 26, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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