Giuseppe Missori was born in Moscow to parents of Bologna. During his life, he participated in numerous battles for the unification of Italy. Of republican faith, fought in the 5 days of Milan. Then in 1859 he enlisted in the "Guide to Horse" by Giuseppe Garibaldi, the second war of independence, and was appointed official. In 1860 parts Garibaldi's expedition of the Thousand under the command of 24 guides. Also courageously saved the lives of Garibaldi in Milazzo.