Collection by Tamás Zab

German occupying forces raise the Nazi Reichskriegsflagge on the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. German Soldiers Ww2, German Army, Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, Luftwaffe, Athens Acropolis, Athens Greece, Ww2 Pictures, The Third Reich

German troops raising the swastika over the Acropolis, 1941 - retro pin

Nazi German flag being raised over Acropolis, 1941. After the German 2nd Panzer Division captured Athens, they raised the Nazi German flag above the Acropolis as a sign of victory. This flag, the symbol of Greece’s occupation, would be taken down one month later in one of the first acts of the Greek Resistance. Two 19-year-old students secretly climbed the northwest face of the Acropolis and tore down the swastika banner. When looking at the photo from a philosophical view, it’s somewhat of…

Winston Churchill, to honor the way Greeks fought the Italian & German armies during W. History of Macedonia the ancient kingdom of Greece in modern times Greek Memes, Greek Quotes, Greek Sayings, Churchill Quotes, Winston Churchill, Good Comebacks, Greek History, Greek Culture, Greek Life

🇬🇷🇬🇷🇬🇷Oxi Day on October 28 commemorates the anniversary when former military general and Prime Minister Ioannis Metaxas said, “No” to an ultimatum made by Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini to allow Italian forces to occupy strategic locations in Greece or otherwise face war back in 1940.🇬🇷🇬🇷🇬🇷

"German soldiers raising the swastika flag on top of the Acropolis , the symbol of Ancient Greek Democracy captured on 23 April 1941 by the Nazis. Greek History, World History, World War Ii, Luftwaffe, Ancient Greek Democracy, Old Greek, German Soldiers Ww2, German Army, Athens Greece


During the night of May 30 to May 31, 1941, a few weeks after the entrance of the Nazis in Athens, Santas and his friend Manolis Glezos, a student at the School of Business,two 19-year-olds, were courageous enough to carry out a "symbolic" act by pulling down the huge flag with the swastika , a statement to the rest of the peoples of Europe who were scared to death by Hitler.

Vintage travel poster of Poros island Greece Vintage Italian Posters, Vintage Travel Posters, Vintage Ads, Vintage Style, Old Posters, Illustrations And Posters, Greece Tourism, Greece Travel, Tourism Poster

50 Vintage Travel Posters of Greece - Greeker Than The Greeks

50 of the Most Beautiful Vintage Travel Posters of Greece - Greeker Than The Greeks

Greece Fights On - Propaganda Poster - Fine Art Giclée Print Old Posters, Travel Posters, Vintage Posters, Indianapolis Museum, Propaganda Art, Greek History, Greek Culture, Pub, Japan

Military history of Greece during World War II

Military history of Greece during World War II - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Give Today to the Greek war relief Registered with U. State Department no. 390 World War II poster featuring the Parthenon and the . Greek Antiquity, Archipelago, Christmas Pictures, Postcard Size, Vintage Posters, Wwii, Greece, Postcards, Cold War

Help Greece now ! Give today to the Greek War Relief Association - 1940's -