Cretan lira player, ealy 20th century (Nelly's, Benaki Museum, Athens).
During the Battle of Crete (η Μάχη της Κρήτης), Hitler’s army faced the wrath of Cretans fighting for their land and their lives. Civilians joined in the battle — women too — to defend their island. Iconic images from the Battle of Crete (η Μάχη της Κρήτης) that were posted on HALC's blog
New Zealand soldiers drinking tea during a break in manoeuvres in the Cassino area in Italy, 5 April 1944.
..1942 : New Zealand Army Sergeant Ian Thomas of 6th Infantry Brigade, 2nd NZEF smoking a pipe during the North African Campaign in Egypt