Straulino e Rode vincitori delle Olimpiadi del 1952 a Helsinki
Agostino Straulino is one of the best-known figures of the Italian Navy of the last century. Born on the island of LUSSINPICCOLO has dedicated his life to navigation, first in the italian navy distinguishing himself in the assault at the Port of Gibraltar, and after the war, after the explosion of a mine had made visually impaired, in the sport by winning sailing an Olympic gold medal in Helsinki in 1952 and numerous world and European titles. It 'also known for his long command of the training ship "Amerigo Vespucci". Special call II0IADC is dedicated to another training ship, the "Corsaro II" known for the 1961 cruise from the port of La Spezia to the Hawaiian Islands to take part in various sailing races whose history is summarized by Alexander Golfi IZ0JSD all ' inside the commemorative folder. The QSL received these days relates to amateur radio activities of 2015, on the occasion of the 101 anniversary of the birth of Admiral, who died in Rome in 2004 at the age of 90 years.