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Greece, 1941-1944. Μalnourished child holding ration coupon is about to try some soup from a soup kitchen; under German and Axis occupation Greeks were deprived from all food supplies produced in their country, which were sent to Axis troops waging war at the Eastern Front. Things got worse by Greek-run black market "businessmen". Consequently, death ratio due to famine raised to one of the highest in occupied Europe.

Greece, Μalnourished child holding ration coupon is about to try some…

Ano Lechonia, Magnesia, Greece, July 9, 1944. Gestapo and Greek collaborationists (group EASAD) killed 3 women: Lucia (mother, aged 60, on the right), Sophia (daughter, aged 38, in the middle) of the rich family Topali, and Philitsa Kalavrou (their housekeeper, aged 40, on the left).   B/W photo by Kostas ZImeris.

Ano Lechonia, Magnesia, Greece, July Gestapo and Greek soldiers killed 3 women of a family

1930, Patra, Peloponnese, Greece

A Cafe Crowd Along The Water-front, Maynard Owen Williams, Patras, Greece - my birthplace I love Patras!

Greece, 1945-1949. A civil war era classroom in a  DAG (Democratic Army of Greece) dominated remote mountain area. The Greek poster on the wall reads: :Long live Nikos Zachariadis, Greek people's leader".

Greece, A civil war era classroom in a DAG (Democratic Army of Greece) dominated remote mountain area. The Greek poster on the wall reads: :Long live Nikos Zachariadis, Greek people's leader".