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F 591 ITS Virginio Fasan
 
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Type, class:
Guided Missile Frigate; Bergamini/FREMM class (ASW variant)

Builder: Fincantieri SpA, Muggiano (La Spezia) and Riva Trigoso (Genua), Italy
 
STATUS:
Laid down: September 12, 2009
Launched: March 31, 2012
Commissioned: December 19, 2013

IN SERVICE
 

Homeport: La Spezia
Namesake: Virginio Fasan (1914-1943)
Ships Motto: IN ALEIS STRENUA - IN PUGNA INVICTA (brave in risks - invincible in battle)
Technical Data: see INFO > Bergamini/FREMM class Frigate
 
 
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f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 21 trieste

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 19 oto melara 76/62 gun

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f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 40

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 45 oto melara breda 76/62 gun davide strales dart

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 46 sylver vertical launching system vls aster sam mbda

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 47

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 48 oto melara breda gun

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 41 launching ceremony fincantieri

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 42 christening launching

f-591 virginio fasan its nave bergamini fremm class guided missile frigate italian navy marina militare 43 fincantieri shipbuilding

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ITS Virginio Fasan during a port visit in Trieste - November 2014
for more images see also > ITS Virginio Fasan (F 591) during a port visit in Trieste, Italy

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Virginio Fasan:
(born: September 10, 1914 in Udine - died: September 9, 1943)

enlisted in the Navy as a mechanical in 1930
in 1934 he was promoted to Deputy Chief
after several sailings he was ordered on the Destroyer Ugolino Vivaldi
participated in combat missions in the Mediterranean Sea and earned the Silver Medal for Military Valor in the Field in 1942
promoted to Capo meccanico di 3^ classe / Chief mechanic 3rd class in 1942
sank with the Destroyer ‘Vivaldi’ on September 9, 1943 next to the Captain, when the ship scuttled

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Virginio Fasan - Awards:
Medaglia d'oro al Valore Militare alla memoria - Gold Medal for Military Valour in Memory
Medaglia d'Argento al Valore Militare sul Campo (Acque di Pantelleria, 1942) - Silver Medal for Military Valour in the Field (waters around Pantelleria)


see also: F 594 ITS Virginio Fasan (Rizzo class Frigate / 1962-88)
see also: Special Report: ITS Virginio Fasan (F 591) in port of Trieste, Italy - November 2014
 
 
ITS Virginio Fasan (F 591):
 
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