Odysseas Androutsos (or Odysseus Androutsos); (Greek: Οδυσσέας Ανδρούτσος) (1788–1825) was a hero of the Greek War of Independence

Odysseas Androutsos (or Odysseus Androutsos); (Greek: Οδυσσέας Ανδρούτσος) was a hero of the Greek War of Independence

With her little fleet of warships, Laskarina Bouboulina sometimes called a “pirate queen.” The only woman member of revolutionary organization that overthrew the Turks' Ottoman Empire, she raised the rebel flag on March 13, 1821, to signal the revolt that freed the Greeks for the first time in seven centuries. Attacking the impregnable fort at Nafplion, through a rain of bullets, her solders fell back at one point only to hear her shout, “Are you women, then, and not men? Forward!"

Oil Painting of Bouboulina, The National Historical Museum, Athens. Laskarina Bouboulina May 1771 – 22 May was a Greek naval commander, heroine of the Greek War of Independence in and an Admiral of the Imperial Russian Navy.

Markos Botsaris (Greek: Μάρκος Μπότσαρης, c. 1788 – 21 August 1823) was a general and hero of the Greek War of Independence and captain of the Souliotes. Botsaris is among the most revered national heroes in Greece.

Markos Botsaris (Greek: Μάρκος Μπότσαρης, c. 1788 – 21 August was a general and hero of the Greek War of Independence and captain of the Souliotes. Botsaris is among the most revered national heroes in Greece.

Independence Day, March 25, 2013 - Kalymnos Island, Greece

Independence Day, March 25, 2013 - Kalymnos Island, Greece

Nikitaras- Greek Independence Day, 3/25/1821

Nikitaras- Greek Independence Day, 3/25/1821

"One hour of freedom is worth more than forty years of slavery and life in prison." - Here is part of The Patriotic Revolutionary Hymn of Regas Feraeos(1759 – 1798). Unfortunately, he was arrested for his revolutionary song by Austrian authorities, turned over to the Turks, tortured for days along with his friends and then killed by drowning in the river Danube. He did not live to see the revolution, but he sewed the seeds of freedom which grew in the hearts of Greeks and Phil-Hellenes…

The Greeks' motto was "Liberty or Death" so they fought many battles and a lot of them died, but they finally won. Now we are a free nation because our .

Dimitrios Papanikolis (1790–1855) was a naval hero of the Greek Revolution, famous for being the first to successfully employ a fireship to destroy an Ottoman ship of the line.

Dimitrios Papanikolis (born on Psara in 1790 - was a naval hero of the Greek War of Independence, famous for being the first to successfully employ a fireship to destroy an Ottoman ship of the line.

Greek revolution

Country: Greece -Greek War of Independence -(mainly) Britain, France, Russia, and Greek Revolutionaries vs. Ottoman Empire -Greeks were popular with the world, so therefore got support from the world (except the Ottoman Empire) Justin G.

Andreas Vokos, nicknamed Miaoulis, was an admiral and politician who commanded Greek naval forces during the Greek War of Independence (1821-1829).

Andreas Vokos, nicknamed Miaoulis, was an admiral and politician who commanded Greek naval forces during the Greek War of Independence

EXODUS FROM MESOLOGHION - 10 April 1826. Hundreds of women and children are killed. Mothers prefer death than slavery

EXODUS FROM MESOLOGHION - 10 April 1826. Hundreds of women and children are killed. Mothers prefer death than slavery

Theodoros Kolokotronis. Ranked 3rd Greatest Greek of all times, the Old Man of Morias was the strategic genius army leader of the Greeks during the victorious Independence War of 1821.

1821 - 25 March: The beggining of the Greek Revolution War. I cannot upload all of the great warriors, so I chose to upload a picture of Theodore Kolokotronis. May you rest in peace brave men

Georgios Olympios blows the monastery of Sekkos in Moldavia. He prefers to die than to surrender

Greek War of Independence - Georgios Olympios blows the monastery of Sekkos in Moldavia. He prefers to die than to surrender

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