SICILIAN – CALABRIAN CONFLICT : - 1922-23.
7TH November 1922 : - Gregorio Lagana [1890 Gallico, Calabria] : - Killed.
[Francesco Pellegrino present] / Arrested – Giuseppe Busardo [1892 Palermo, Sicily].
8th February : - Charles Cucchiaro [1895 Pietraperzia, Sicily] – Killed.
[Vincenzo Busardo [1885 Palermo, Sicily] + Jack Buccafusco [ ? P.Empedocle, Sicily] present.
7th April : - Vincenzo Busardo - Killed.
Deathbed accusation against [Umberto Anastasio [1902 Tropea,Calabria] + Joseph Florino [1895 ? , Calabria].
28th April : - Biagio Giordano [1875 Gallico, Calabria] – Killed.
Umberto Anastasio – Wounded.
[Shots fired from room occupied by Francesco Pellegrino + James Calabro].
29th April : - Francesco Pellegrino [1893 ? ] – Killed.
21st June : - James Calabro [1890 ? ] – Killed.
Gregorio Lagana was a suspect in the 1916 murder of a Pasquale Stili [or Stillo].
Lagana and Biagio Giordano were both from Gallico, Calabria.
Nunziata Stili was a suspect in the Lagana killing, and was possibly killed later in Boston.
The Busardo brothers were known Mafiosi, and worked for ? Castellano.
Charles Cucchiaro came from the same town as Johnny Oddo.
Annibale Stilo [1892 Gallico, Calabria] was killed in Boston in December 1922.
Several men were arrested after attending a “Racket” for Ignazio Lupo at the time of the Giordano murder. These included Lupo, James Calabro and Carmelo Liconti.
The ethnicity of Pellegrino + Calabro are unknown.