- Point of Interest
- 55040 Sant'Anna di Stazzema, Province of Lucca, Italy
The village of Sant’Anna di Stazzema in Tuscany, central Italy, was hit by a Nazi massacre in the course of an operation against the Italian resistance movement during the Italian Campaign of WWII. A total of 1,430 Italian civilians were killed there between July and September 1944. The memorial of the National Park of Peace and other monuments devoted to the slaughter were built in the village.