Old Athens.

Old Athens. Yiayia always made sure you had enough to eat and that you did eat.even when you already told her a 100 times you weren't hungry …

Thessaly, Greece, 1942-1944. Greek kids joined the resistance against the Axis Triple occupation of the country. They were organized in "Aetopoula" (i.e. Young Eagles) affiliated to EAM (i.e. National Liberation Front). They mostly served carrying messages to resistants. Here, four Aetopoula, show the marks or torture by the German occupation forces at Thessaly, perhaps in 1944.

children - Greek resistance fighters were known as "Aetopoula" (Young Eagles). The photo features four Aetopoula who'd been captured, tortured and, apparently, later released by the German occupation forces at Thessaly c.

Greek children. October 1944

Torture victims win case against UK, but WWII Greek victims still await justice

Athens, Greece, April 1941-October 1944. The country is under triple occupation: German, Italian, Bulgarian. Starvation is widespread, because the occupation forces, mainly the Germans, collected and confiscated the sum total of the agricultural production to feed their troops on the various fronts, mostly those on the eastern front

athens, greece, april the country is under triple occupation by germany, italy + bulgaria. starvation is widespread because the occupation forces collected + confiscated agricultural products to feed their troops

1930~ Patission avenue, Athens, #solebike, #Athens, #e-bike tours

1930~ Patission avenue, Athens, #solebike, #Athens, #e-bike tours

Athens

at A for Athens Cocktail Bar

1937 ~ Amalias Avenue, Athens, #solebike, #Athens, #e-bike tours

I know these carts when I was a child, in Smirny.

Under the Acropolis (Monastiraki) in the 50's, #solebike, #Athens, #e-bike tours

Under the Acropolis (Monastiraki) in the

Germans soldiers on parade in Athens, 1941, #solebike, #Athens, #e-bike tours

May German troops parade in Constitution square, Athens, Greece. The rock of the Acropolis can be seen in the back. The building in the right foreground, the Grand Bretagne hotel, is still in operation today.

Athens, Syntagma Sq, King George Hotel & Grande Bretagne Hotel January 1948…

GreeceDate taken:January 1948 Photographer:Dmitri Kessel

"laterna" monastiraki, #solebike, #Athens, #e-bike tours

"laterna" in Monastiraki, Athens

1973 ~ Omonoia square, Athens

1973 ~ Omonoia square, Athens this is how I remember Omonoia

Athens street of shoes 1901 by janwillemsen, via Flickr

from collection stereophotos,library of congress

Paros, a nice litte place with easy access from Athens

Cafe in Paros

German soldiers in downtown Athens, Greece shortly after the city was occupied by the Nazis in April 1941.

German soldiers in downtown Athens, Greece shortly after the city was occupied by the Nazis in April

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