Nettuno

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Nettuno

(nāt-to͞o`nō), town (1991 pop. 33,827), in Latium, central Italy, on the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is an agricultural center and a seaside resort. With nearby AnzioAnzio
, Lat. Antium, town (1991 pop. 33,497), in Latium, central Italy, on the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is a seaside resort with a fishing industry. A Volscian town, it was captured by Rome in 341 B.C. and became a favorite resort of the Romans.
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 it was the site of an Allied landing (Jan. 22, 1944) in World War II.
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Her incorrupt body is kept in the crypt beneath the altar of Basilica of Nostra Signora delle Grazie e Santa Maria Goretti in Nettuno, Rome.