A Greek boy who survived the Nazi massacres in his area looks at his British liberator (who pins a Union Jack on his sleeve).

British Soldier Wraps Union Jack Around Arm of Greek Boy, 1944 Greek partisans watch as a British soldiers wraps a Union Jack emblem around the arm of a young boy, prior to the liberation of Athens.

Cretans attacking 3 Germans battle of Crete 1941. Island of the brave. 8000 German paratroopers dropped on a tiny island and the Greek resistance with little help from British killed more then half the troops as they were coming down. The Greeks would stab them with pitchforks and steal their weapons. Fields of blood ran.

Cretans attacking 3 Germans battle of Crete Island of the brave.

The Massacre of Kalavryta was the extermination of the male population, and the total destruction of the town of Kalavryta, in Greece, by German occupying forces during World War II on 13 December 1943.

The massacre of Kalavryta was the extermination of the male population, and the total destruction of the town of Kalavryta in Greece, by German occupying forces during World War II on 13 December

1898, ΛΕΥΚΟΣ ΠΥΡΓΟΣ ΜΑΖΙ ΜΕ ΤΟ ΤΕΙΧΟΣ ΤΟ ΟΠΟΙΟ ΓΚΡΕΜΙΣΤΗΚΕ ΤΟ 1917. ΕΥΤΥΧΩΣ ΠΟΥ ΔΕΝ ΕΦΤΑΣΑΝ ΤΑ ΧΡΗΜΑΤΑ ΚΑΙ ΕΤΣΙ ΓΛΥΤΩΣΕ ΤΗΝ ΚΑΤΕΔΑΦΙΣΗ ΚΑΙ Ο ΙΔΙΟΣ Ο ΠΥΡΓΟΣ.

The White Tower in showing the chemise that surrounded the tower until its demolition in 1917

Leaving your loved ones behind during pontic genocide

Survivors of a family stand powerless before a dying family member during the massacres

Η Θεσσαλονίκη με τείχη, περίπου 1867

Η Θεσσαλονίκη με τείχη, περίπου 1867

Yunan Kralı Alexander Bandırma da, 1920

Yunan Kralı Alexander Bandırma da, 1920

Son İslam halifesi Sultan Abdülmecid II atıyla. /1922

Son İslam halifesi Sultan Abdülmecid II atıyla. /1922

İZMİR,DE YUNAN ASKERLERİ-1920

Greek army in Izmir / Turkey Greek army invaded western Turkey.

Greco-Turkish War (1919–22)

Greek irregular volunteers on the frontier during the Greco-Turkish War, Thessaly, Greece, 1897

σφαγή Σμύρνης 1922

Turks posing proudly with the decapitated heads of their victims.

Αρης Βελουχιώτης με τους γονείς του 1944

Αρης Βελουχιώτης με τους γονείς του 1944

Greek soldiers, pushed back the Italian fascist invasion, and then kept on pursuing them beyond the borders into Albania. Note the basic clothing and poor military kit. Despite these shortcomings, between Oct 1940 and March 1941, the poorly equipped Greek army defeated an Italian army five times its size.

Greek soldiers camping out in the mountains during the Greco-Italian War (which marked the beginning of the Balkans Campaign) in the winter of pin by Paolo Marzioli

27/4/1941: Οι ναζί στην οδό Αθηνάς, ανάμεσα σε μικροπωλητές

27/4/1941: Οι ναζί στην οδό Αθηνάς, ανάμεσα σε μικροπωλητές

peashooter85:  Greek Orthodox monks and a gendarme (center) guard their monastery at Mount Athos, 1913.  During the First Balkans War many G...

A detachment of Greek monks fighting against Bulgaria in 1913 counted on Mannlicher and Gras rifles, along with and Model Montenegrin revolvers.

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