Murgia Playstead (Lawrence, MA)

DSCF0022Leo Murgia was born in Messina, Italy in 1900. He immigrated to Lawrence as a child. He enlisted in the US Army July 15, 1917 and was assigned service in the supply troop of the 8th Cavalry. When he returned to Lawrence he ultimately became a fireman, eventually dying from a work related injury. He served in the Cardillo Post and the Italian Americans World War Assocition in many capacities. The Murgia Playstead is located in Storrow Park on Prospect Hill.

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