Buying ice cream, Salonika, 1946 Dimitris Harissiadis - from the Benaki Museum photoarchives.

THE CRY OF IRENE The true story of a young girl, Irene Damopoulou from Kastoria, in western Macedonia, that began during the years of the internal Greek conflict By Ioannis Bougas.

A Greek family from #Antartiko in Florina #Macedonia northern #Greece, during the 1950s. Most of the locals were Proud Makedonomachi (Macedonian Fighters) fighting Bulgarian Komitadjis.

A Greek family from in Florina northern during the Most of the locals were Proud Makedonomachi (Macedonian Fighters) fighting Bulgarian Komitadjis.

Aug 31, 1949. The #Communist Democratic Army of #Greece is #defeated by the National Army & #retreats into #Albania, ending the #Greek #Civil #War.

“ΓΡΑΜΜΟΣ” by GR on Exposure

Dawn 14 / 09/1944 !!! The city of Serres is liberated from the Bulgarian occupation by Greek & allied forces

The city of Serres is liberated from the Bulgarian occupation by Greek & allied forces

#Greek communist partisans during the Greek Civil War (1946-1949).

communist partisans during the Greek Civil War

Greek Civil War - School photo taken in #Greece, probably in #Macedonia in the north where the Communist insurgency was the strongest. Here the insurgents could be supplied from bases in Yugoslavia and Bulgaria. Thus the fighting & resulting destruction was the the most intense in the north. Photograph was probably taken about 1949-50, just after the end of the Covil War. It shows the consequences of the war. The children had no shoes even though it was wintertime. And the school had no…

Greek Civil War - School photo taken in #Greece, probably in #Macedonia in the north where the Communist insurgency was the strongest. Here the insurgents could be supplied from bases in Yugoslavia and Bulgaria. Thus the fighting & resulting destruction was the the most intense in the north. Photograph was probably taken about 1949-50, just after the end of the Covil War. It shows the consequences of the war. The children had no shoes even though it was wintertime. And the school had no…

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