By Mia R.
Grade 5, Massachusetts
Country of Origin: Italy

In 1942 Fernando said good-bye to his homeland of Italy.Fernando came to America for a better life, and he came with no family.
Fernando thought that life in America would have better opportunities for him. Some of Fernando's hopes and dreams were to start his own buisness. He brought with him his fathers watch.
Fernando loved his homeland, there were lots of beautiful sights to see. His homeland was in Forni, Italy. Fernando got married and had two children.

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