Greece in WWII

Collection by Philip Barnett

Philip Barnett
German occupying forces raise the Nazi Reichskriegsflagge on the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Greek History, World History, Athens Acropolis, Athens Greece, Parthenon, German Army, Luftwaffe

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Italian And German Soldier At is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Colorized WWII Photos From The German Side Italian Empire, Italian Army, Ww1 Photos, Colorized Photos, Military Photos, Military History, Luftwaffe, Future Of Science, Pearl Harbor Attack

An Italian and a German soldier with the Parthenon in the background, Athens, Greece, May 1941.

Фото: Офицеры и солдаты японской морской пехоты на руинах домов в районе Тайпей в Шанхае - Oficiales y soldados de la infantería de marina japoneses en las ruinas de las casas en el área de Taipei a Shanghai Imperial Japanese Navy, Imperial Army, Rising Sun Flag, Italian Army, National History, Nanjing, Military History, Armed Forces, World War Two

Guerra d'Albania - Fronte greco - Postazione della Divisione Julia sul monte Scendèli, Non identificato – Fotografie

Collocazione: Milano (MI), Fondazione Arnoldo e Alberto Mondadori, Fondo fotografico Giuseppe Bottai, A14_B39_F01

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El mayor archivo de fotos del III Reich

Los Archivos del Estado Federal de Alemania (Bundesarchiv) son el mayor archivo de fotos, carteles, mapas o documentos del III Reich...

A Fallschirmjager Obergefreiter communicates with his battalion during operations at Corinth Canal on the of April Pin by Paolo Marzioli Luftwaffe, Paratrooper, Narvik, Corinth Canal, Warring States Period, Akashic Records, Ww2 Photos, Military Pictures, Korean War

Soldaten im Einsatz

Fallschirmjager in Italy. Today kicks off a pictorial history of the Fallschirmjager in Italy. The Fallschirmjager in Italy were tenacious in their fighting, as they were in Greece, Norway, Belgium,...

Germany invaded Greece on April This is a May 1941 military archival photo of a halftrack (probably a SdKfz with an anti-aircraft gun parked incongruously amidst the grandeur of ancient ruins at the Temple of Zeus in Athens, Greek History, World History, World War Ii, Military Photos, Military History, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Pictures, Ancient Ruins, German Army


ww1ww2photosfilms: “ Germany invaded Greece on April 6, 1941. This is a May 1941 military archival photo of a halftrack with an anti-aircraft gun parked incongruously amidst the grandeur of ancient...

Crack German paratroops pick their way through rocky Tunisian terrain on a reconnaissance patrol. Groups like this were frequently guided by Arab scouts with specialised knowledge of a region Paratrooper, Luftwaffe, The Third Reich, American War, North Africa, World War Two, Wwii, Germany, Military

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“German elite infantry Fallschirmjägers climbing its way through a mountainous region in Greece, 1941. #WW2”

Moon Fact Monday: Apollo astronauts Program brought back a total of 382 kg pounds) of lunar samples to Earth for study. We are still studying them. Adolf Galland, Moon Facts, Apollo Space Program, Apollo Missions, Major Tom, Dance Poses, Space Exploration, Luftwaffe, World War Two

April 27, 1941: Athens Falls

Sunday 27 April 1941 Germans raise the Swastika flag over the Acropolis, 27 April 1941 (Federal Archives). Operation Marita: In an event of worldwide importance, on 27 April 1941 the Wehrmacht enters and occupies Athens at 09:25. German soldiers immediately climb up to the Acropolis beside ordinary tourists and raise the Swastika flag. The Wehrmacht troops, fueled by vast supplies of oil and related valuable items captured in the capital, continue south, pursuing the retreating Commonwealth…

Dmitri Kessel, Brittish paras dug in by the side of the Parthenon. December 1944 the -arguably- Churchill orchestrated civil war has begun. Greek History, World History, Paratrooper, Luftwaffe, Parthenon Athens, Military Branches, Iwo Jima, Athens Greece, Greece Travel

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British paratroopers dug in by the side of the Parthenon. Greek Civil War. December 1944.