A pair of female Greek partisans on the island of Crete during the German occupation of the island, c. 1943

A pair of female Greek partisans on the island of Crete during the German occupation of the island, 1943

Balkan States After the Wars of 1912-1913 HG Wells?

The Balkan States or 'Powder Keg of Europe' were overlapping claims on territories in places such as the Ottoman empire, Austria-Hungary, and Russia.

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.

German Nazis murdered Greeks at Distomo in Greece The Greeks were terrorised by the German Nazis. Hitler said: "Demoralize the enemy from .

Andartiko, Greek resistance fighters (But it broke his heart as it broke the heart of every B.L.O. in Greece. ELAS set to work and smashed every other guerrilla organization it could get its filthy hands on.)

Andartiko, Greek resistance fighters (But it broke his heart as it broke the heart of every B. ELAS set to work and smashed every other guerrilla organization it could get its filthy hands on.

Το Φοιτητικό βιβλιοπωλείο (από το 1937 μέχρι και το 1969) και ο Σάββας Γαρταγάνης

Το Φοιτητικό βιβλιοπωλείο (από το 1937 μέχρι και το 1969) και ο Σάββας Γαρταγάνης

Stunning, gorgeous, divine greek actress Tzeni Karezi between the great actors Mimis Fotopoulos and Dinos Iliopoulos. A gem photo. #vintage #ClassicCinema

Stunning, gorgeous, divine greek actress Tzeni Karezi between the great actors Mimis Fotopoulos and Dinos Iliopoulos. A gem photo.

Photographer Kostas Balafas/Κώστας Μπαλάφας (1920-2011)

Photographer Kostas Balafas/Κώστας Μπαλάφας (1920-2011)

Συγκλονιστικές φωτογραφίες της Κατοχής και της Αντίστασης από τον φακό του Σπύρου Μελετζή – ΤΡΙΚΚΗPress

Συγκλονιστικές φωτογραφίες της Κατοχής και της Αντίστασης από τον φακό του Σπύρου Μελετζή – ΤΡΙΚΚΗPress

28 Οκτωβρίου 1940 - Ασύρματος

28 Οκτωβρίου 1940 - Ασύρματος

Greek regular soldiers search a peasant and his wife for arms, which are being smuggled to the Andartes rebels during the Greek Civil War. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Picture Post/Getty Images). October 1947

Greek regular soldiers search a peasant and his wife for arms, which are being smuggled to the Andartes rebels during the Greek Civil War. (Photo by Haywood Magee/Picture Post/Getty Images).

Hellenic Genealogy Geek: Photograph - 1912 - Greek Immigrants Leaving New York City on MADONNA to Return to Greece to Fight in Balkan War

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