✠ German Sturmgeschütz "assault gun" tank in Greece, below the Athenian Acropolis. The 'Parthenon' temple is visible in the background. During the war, Stugs were Germany's most produced armoured fighting vehicles. They would see action under various flags, as late as the 1960's in the Middle East.
Battle of Athens, Greece, December 1944: Paras of the 2/5th Scottish Parachute Battalion, supported by tank, battle communist insurgents in the streets. With them are Greek gendarmes, one of whom, on the left, is wearing a German helmet.