One Man’s War Story, Part 2

One Man’s War Story, Part 2

Above: German Submarine U-873 crew members surrender, including the commander, KPTLT Friedrich Steinhoff (standing front row, far right, wearinga turtleneck). By Bruce Mastracchio  If you haven’t read Part 1 yet, you can find it here. The East Greenwich man, Edward...
One Man’s War Story, Part 1

One Man’s War Story, Part 1

By Bruce Mastracchio East Greenwich has always been a very patriotic town. Starting with service against the Wampanoag and Narragansett Indians during King Philip’s War (the first American Revolution), where many who served in that campaign were given land in...
Another Dom Story

Another Dom Story

Above: The old Cole Middle School gym. Cole was EG’s public high school in the late 1950s, when this story takes place. Credit: Jeff Stevens Dominic Iannazzi taught, coached and served as principal in EG schools from 1951 to 1978. As Mark Thompson put it after...