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.

David Chim Seymour - Orphans of the Greek War Circa 1948 - original photograph

David Chim Seymour - Orphans of the Greek War Circa 1948 - original photograph

David Chim Seymour - Orphans of the Greek War Circa 1948 - original photograph

David Chim Seymour - Orphans of the Greek War Circa 1948 - original photograph

Greece, 1947(?). Actor Kirk Douglas is distributing boxes with school items in the framework of US Relief Aid Plan, toward the end of the Greek Civil War (1945-1949).

Greece, 1947 Actor Kirk Douglas is distributing boxes with school items in the framework of US Relief Aid Plan, toward the end of the Greek Civil War

1941- Greek soldiers take time out for meal in snow-covered Tepelini sector of Albania during battle with Italians.

Greek soldiers take time out for meal in snow-covered Tepelini sector of Albania during battle with Italians.

From the photographic series "The Resistance in Epirus,1941-1944," at the Benaki Museum, Photographer Kostas Balafas (Κώστας Μπαλάφας)

From the photographic series "The Resistance in at the Benaki Museum, Photographer Kostas Balafas (Κώστας Μπαλάφας)

From the photographic series "The Resistance in Epirus,1941-1944," at the Benaki Museum, Photographer Kostas Balafas (Κώστας Μπαλάφας)

From the photographic series "The Resistance in at the Benaki Museum, Photographer Kostas Balafas (Κώστας Μπαλάφας)

GreeceDate taken:January 1948 Photographer:Dmitri Kessel Widespread famine in Greece after German occupation and Greek civil war

Greece - Date taken:January 1948 Photographer:Dmitri Kessel. Widespread famine in Greece after German occupation and Greek civil war

Greek Civil War of 1945-1947.

An old tobacco farmer, whose son was killed by guerrillas makes an anti-Slav speech during the Greek Civil War of Location Rodopolis, Macedonia, Greece.

Ο παπα-Ανυπόμονος του ΕΛΑΣ ή ο παπάς του Άρη...

Άρης Βελουχιώτης: ο λόγος στη Λαμία (Οκτώβρης του 1944)

Ο παπα-Ανυπόμονος του ΕΛΑΣ ή ο παπάς του Άρη...

David Seymour / Magnum - Hungry Greek children waiting for their rations of powdered milk, 1948 [***]

Hungry Greek children waiting for their rations of powdered milk - 1948 © David Seymour / Magnum Jennings and Brewster, p.

1940-1945 [OCCUPATION]. A legendary image of the Distomo Massacre in 1944. Nazis and Greek collaborators massacred almost the entire village of Distomo,under the pretense that guerrillas where hiding there.This woman in the picture is 16 years old and cries over the loss of her family.

1940-1945 [OCCUPATION]. A legendary image of the Distomo Massacre in 1944. Nazis and Greek collaborators massacred almost the entire village of Distomo,under the pretense that guerrillas where hiding there.This woman in the picture is 16 years old and cries over the loss of her family.

Ethnos newspaper Front Page. Greece entered World War II on 28 October 1940, when the Italian army invaded from Albania, beginning the Greco-Italian War. The Greek army was able to stop the invasion and was even able to push the Italians back into Albania, thereby winning one of the first victories for the Allies.

Dinge en Goete (Things and Stuff): This Day in WWII History: Nov Hitler furious over Italy's debacle in Greece

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