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ΠΗΓΕ ΝΑ ΞΕΦΥΓΕΙ, ΟΜΩΣ ΤΟΝ ΑΝΑΚΑΛΥΨΑΝ ΤΕΛΕΥΤΑΙΑ ΣΤΙΓΜΗ και τον οδηγούν στον ελαιώνα, στην άκρη του χωριού όπου είχαν συγκεντρώσει και τους άλλους. Εκεί βρίσκεται και το εκτελεστικό απόσπασμα του υπολοχαγού Τρέμπες. Οι γέροι, οι γυναίκες και τα παιδιά μετά τη διαλογή περιμένουν από λεπτό σε λεπτό τη συμφορά των δικών τους.

On June 1941 a brutal massacre took place in the village of Kondomari, just west of the city of Hania. The Battle of Crete had just completed and the Al

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Fallschirmjägers in Italy 1944

Paratroopers of the German Parachute Division Fallschirmjäger-Division) moving up on the side of a mountain in Abruzzo, in Italy.

Παρέλαση τμήματος του Προτύπου Τάγματος Καισαριανής του ΕΛΑΣ στην κεντρική λεωφόρο της Καισαριανής· αποδίδουν τιμές στον στρατιωτικό διοικητή του ΕΛΑΣ, στρατηγό Στέφανου Σαράφη. Γενικά Αρχεία του Κράτους – Κεντρική Υπηρεσία – Βασίλης Τσακιράκης.

Parade section of the Standard Order Kaisarianis ELAS 's main boulevard Kessariani ; attach prices to the military commander of ELAS , Stefanos Sarafis quarterback .

Crete, Greece, German paratroopers shooting local hostages, May-June 1941. Is that motherfucker at the front smiling?

German WWII atrocities in Greece: Italian troops attempted an invasion of Greece in October but the Greek army forced the invaders back across the border into Albania.

Two Finnish soldiers sentenced to death by court-martial in October 1941. It was their own wish to have their backs towards the firing squad. World War Two

Two Finnish soldiers sentenced to death by court-martial in October It was their own wish to have their backs towards the firing squad.

With the final capitulation of Germany to the Allies, German soldiers who have bore arms for over five years against almost all of Europe and the U.S., surrender their Mauser 98k rifles to their American forces near Landeck, Austria. They seem quite pleased to have survived, and that it is all over. Hand grenades and other small arms and equipment can be seen piled up beyond the rifles. Photographed by Brigadier General Charles Day Palmer

The surrender of the Army. With the final capitulation of Germany to the Allies, German soldiers who have bore arms for over five years against almost all of Europe and the U., surrender their rifles to their American conquerors near Landeck, Austria

Heraklion surrending, Crete 1941 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

The mayor of the city of Heraklion discussing the surrendering of the city with Major Karl-Lothar Schulz, Oberleutnant Kerfin is seen talking to the Fallschirmjager standing at attention.Crete 1941 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

Surrendering commonwealth soldiers been taken POW by German Fallschirmjäger, Crete, 1941.  Colorization and description by Mike Gepp.

Greece -Crete 1941 - Surrendering commonwealth soldiers been taken POW by German Fallschirmjäger. The ANZACS gave the German Paratroopers a caning all the same. Never used again as a frontline fighting force.

ILLUSTRATED HISTORY: RELIVE THE TIMES: Images Of War, History , WW2: When German Paratroopers Executed Greek Villagers In Crete....

Execution in Kondomari, Crete on June 1941

Cretans attacking 3 Germans battle of Crete 1941. Island of the brave. 8000 German paratroopers dropped on a tiny island and the Greek resistance with little help from British killed more then half the troops as they were coming down. The Greeks would stab them with pitchforks and steal their weapons. Fields of blood ran.

Cretans attacking 3 Germans battle of Crete Island of the brave.

BRITISH ARMY - 1) Lance Corporal, British Infantry of the Line, 1940-43 - 2) Troop Sergeant Major, Royal Scots Grey, 1942 - 3) Private, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry, 1941-42

Small note, the kit bag of figure three has the name M Windrow stencilled on it. Martin Windrow was the original publisher, and later editor, of Osprey books.

Kurt Student - Chania, Crete 1941, pin by Paolo Marzioli

General Kurt Student at Chania/Crete, May To his right KC holder Lieutenant Gerhard "Eule" ("owl") Schacht

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Soldiers Without Guns

Rosie the Riveter had many female pals who did other needed tasks besides riveting to help the war effort.

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