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Young ELAS fighter in Greece from the book Ellada 1944 by Dmitri Kessel

Young ELAS fighter in Greece from the book Ellada 1944 by Dmitri Kessel

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. They were released because the Germans couldn't break them & spared their lives.

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.

Sara Fortis, a Greek jewish partisan posing with fellow Greek partisans from her unit. Sara formed a band of female "andartes" that became indispensable to the male fighters, transforming young village girls into women warriors.

Sara Fortis, a Greek jewish partisan posing with fellow Greek partisans from her unit. Sara formed a band of female "andartes" that became indispensable to the male fighters, transforming young village girls into women warriors.

Η πρώτη βιογραφία του ηγέτη και αγωνιστή Αρη Βελουχιώτη | AlfaVita - Εκπαιδευτικό Ενημερωτικό Δίκτυο

Η πρώτη βιογραφία του ηγέτη και αγωνιστή Αρη Βελουχιώτη | AlfaVita - Εκπαιδευτικό Ενημερωτικό Δίκτυο

Άρης Βελουχιώτης (1905-1945)

Άρης Βελουχιώτης

Aris Velouchiotis, founder and captain of The Greek People’s Liberation Army (ELAS), the military arm of the left-wing National Liberation Front (EAM) during the period of the Greek Resistance.

Constantine Kanaris - legendary naval leader of the Greek War of Independence and later prime minister of Greece

Constantine Kanaris, Greek Fighter during the Greek War of Independence

αλεπού του Ολύμπου: ΤΑ ΑΛΦΑΒΗΤΑΡΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΑΝΑΓΝΩΣΤΙΚΑ ΤΩΝ ΠΕΡΑΣΜΕΝΩΝ ΧΡΟΝΩΝ

αλεπού του Ολύμπου: ΤΑ ΑΛΦΑΒΗΤΑΡΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΑΝΑΓΝΩΣΤΙΚΑ ΤΩΝ ΠΕΡΑΣΜΕΝΩΝ ΧΡΟΝΩΝ

Νίκος Μπελογιάννης (1915 – 1952): Ο Νίκος Μπελογιάννης γεννήθηκε στις 22 Δεκεμβρίου του 1915 στην Αμαλιάδα. Από μαθητής του Γυμνασίου βρέθηκε στο δημοκρατικό κίνημα...

Νίκος Μπελογιάννης

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