Cassino - information about the city

Cassino is a comune in the province of Frosinone, Italy, at the southern end of the region of Lazio. Cassino is located at the foot of Monte Cairo near the confluence of the Rapido and Liri rivers. The city is best known as the site of the Abbey of Montecassino and the Battle of Monte Cassino during World War II, which resulted in tremendous Allied and German casualties as well as the near total destruction of the town itself. Today, Cassino is also home to the University of Cassino and a FIAT automotive plant.
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Cassino - tourist attractions

markerA Monte Cassino The Monte Cassino is a place where in 1944 a series of battles happened between the Allies and the Wehrmacht. They took place near a monastery of the same name located between Rome and Naples. The battle of Monte Cassino is called The Battle for Rome. at that time, river valleys of Rapido and Liri,... Monte Cassino - photo

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Geographical coordinates: 41.5, 13.8167
Approximate population: 32,977