Galveston Storm of 1900: 120th Anniversary – September 8th

Italian immigrant Giovanni Carlo Bernardoni of Bientina, Italy wearing his volunteer fire department uniform in Palestine, Texas in 1886. He was 15 at the time. He died in the storm at age 30 with 8661 other souls. Giovanni was my great grandfather. Galveston…Honor the dead!!

 

Giovani Carlo Bernardoni - 1886