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Germany invaded Greece on April This is a May 1941 military archival photo of a halftrack (probably a SdKfz with an anti-aircraft gun parked incongruously amidst the grandeur of ancient ruins at the Temple of Zeus in Athens, Greek History, World History, World War Ii, Military Photos, Military History, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Pictures, Ancient Ruins, German Army

SdKfz 6-2. Athen, May 1941

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British Special Forces, inspect an ancient Greek epigraph on the Acropolis of Athens, Greece, after the liberation of the city in October 1944 British Soldier, British Army, Winston Churchill, Athens Acropolis, Athens Greece, Attica Greece, Ww2 Pictures, Greek Art, History Photos

British troops begin to intervene in Greece – World War II Today

One didn’t know at all what to do, we really had no rules of engagement or anything like that. I determined the only way to deal with it was by a show of strength. So I fell in my platoon, very conspicuously in the street, went into open order and ordered them to fix bayonets. Then we marched briskly down the street to where this mob was and of course everybody just melted into the side lines. Then there were people there weeping and wailing over a man who’d been shot through the head — it…

British Special Forces, inspect an ancient Greek epigraph on the Acropolis of Athens, Greece, after the liberation of the city in October 1944 British Soldier, British Army, Winston Churchill, Athens Acropolis, Athens Greece, Attica Greece, Ww2 Pictures, Greek Art, History Photos

British troops begin to intervene in Greece – World War II Today

One didn’t know at all what to do, we really had no rules of engagement or anything like that. I determined the only way to deal with it was by a show of strength. So I fell in my platoon, very conspicuously in the street, went into open order and ordered them to fix bayonets. Then we marched briskly down the street to where this mob was and of course everybody just melted into the side lines. Then there were people there weeping and wailing over a man who’d been shot through the head — it…

Photo taken in December 1944 in Athens, of soldiers during the World War II. British troops entered Athens 14 October two months before the civil war began in Greece. Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Greece History, Greece Photography, Military Branches, Historical Images, In Ancient Times, Athens Greece, Crete

Photo taken in December 1944 in Athens, of soldiers during the World...

Photo taken in December 1944 in Athens, of soldiers during the World War II. British troops entered Athens 14 October 1944, two months before the civil war began in Greece.

Photo taken in December 1944 in Athens, of soldiers during the World War II. British troops entered Athens 14 October two months before the civil war began in Greece. Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Greece History, Greece Photography, Military Branches, Historical Images, In Ancient Times, Athens Greece, Crete

Photo taken in December 1944 in Athens, of soldiers during the World...

Photo taken in December 1944 in Athens, of soldiers during the World War II. British troops entered Athens 14 October 1944, two months before the civil war began in Greece.

View of ruins at time of Greek civil war fighting man lying dead on . Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Old Greek, Greece Photography, Military Branches, Greek History, Athens Greece, Socialism, Ww2

ΔΕΚΕΜΒΡΙΑΝΑ 1944 (ΜΕΡΟΣ Β')

Η ΕΝΑΡΞΗ ΤΗΣ ΕΜΦΥΛΙΑΣ ΤΡΑΓΩΔΙΑΣ Ο ΤΡΑΓΙΚΟΣ ΔΕΚΕΜΒΡΗΣ ΤΟΥ '44 Στις 12 Οκτωβρίου 1944 χιλιάδες Αθηναίοι ξεχύθηκαν στους δρόμους της πρωτεύουσας πανηγυρίζοντας την αποχώρηση των Γερμανών. «Ο ήλιος της λευτεριάς» ζέσταινε τις καρδιές. δύο μήνες, όμως, αργότερα ο ήλιος αυτός καλυπτόταν από τα βαριά σύννεφα του εμφύλιου σπαραγμού. Η Αθήνα θα ζούσε τις χειρότερες στιγμές της σύγχρονης Ιστορίας της. Στις 18 Οκτωβρίου 1944, όπως είναι γνωστό, έφθασε στην πρωτεύουσα ο πρωθυπουργός Γ. Παπανδρέου με…

Dmitri Kessel, Brittish para checking out the view from the Acropolis. December 1944 the -arguably- Churchill orchestrated civil war has begun. Special Air Service, Honolulu Hi, Greek History, Military Diorama, Acropolis, Military History, Historical Photos, Athens, Wwii

Dmitri Kessel

Ο Ντμίτρι Κέσελ γεννήθηκε το 1902 στο Κίεβο της Ουκρανίας. Ο πατέρας του, όταν ήταν 14 χρονών του χάρισε μια φωτογραφική μηχανή την οποία ...

Dmitri Kessel, Brittish para checking out the view from the Acropolis. December 1944 the -arguably- Churchill orchestrated civil war has begun. Special Air Service, Honolulu Hi, Greek History, Military Diorama, Acropolis, Military History, Historical Photos, Athens, Wwii

Dmitri Kessel

Ο Ντμίτρι Κέσελ γεννήθηκε το 1902 στο Κίεβο της Ουκρανίας. Ο πατέρας του, όταν ήταν 14 χρονών του χάρισε μια φωτογραφική μηχανή την οποία ...

The Trouble With Greece – December 1944 Turkic Languages, Semitic Languages, Victory In Europe Day, Invasion Of Poland, Dna Genealogy, Military Branches, Blue Green Eyes, Yesterday And Today, Military History

The Trouble With Greece – December 5, 1944

Click on th e link here for Audio Player: News for Dec. 5, 1944 With all the upbeat reports coming in on this December 5th in 1944, the worrisome part had to do with the goings on in Athens. Otherw…

The Greek Revolution and Civil War: 70 years since the Battle of Athens – Part One Greek History, World History, World War Ii, Battle Of Athens, Modern Photographers, Military Branches, Fun World, In Ancient Times, Yesterday And Today

The KKE and the Greek revolution

Millions of workers and youth around the world have been observing carefully the current events in Greece. 24- and 48-hour general strikes, mass demonstrations, the sieges of parliament during the austerity votes are all looked upon with enormous sympathy and the role of the Greek Communist Party (KKE) in these e vents is evident to everybody.

The Greek Revolution and Civil War: 70 years since the Battle of Athens – Part One Greek History, World History, World War Ii, Battle Of Athens, Modern Photographers, Military Branches, Fun World, In Ancient Times, Yesterday And Today

The KKE and the Greek revolution

Millions of workers and youth around the world have been observing carefully the current events in Greece. 24- and 48-hour general strikes, mass demonstrations, the sieges of parliament during the austerity votes are all looked upon with enormous sympathy and the role of the Greek Communist Party (KKE) in these e vents is evident to everybody.

Sherman tanks and troops from the (Scottish) Parachute Battalion, British Parachute Brigade together with their Greek allies, fighting against members of ELAS (Greek People's Liberation Army) i Athens, Greece, on December Battle Of Athens, Greek Soldier, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Pictures, Photographs, Man Of War, Greek History, British Soldier, British Army

Great Britain's Record of Bloodshed, Imperialism, Genocide

IN PICTURES: For those who fought throughout the 20th century to rid themselves of colonial rule and imperialist occupation by the UK, the price paid was heavy.

Sherman tanks and troops from the (Scottish) Parachute Battalion, British Parachute Brigade together with their Greek allies, fighting against members of ELAS (Greek People's Liberation Army) i Athens, Greece, on December Battle Of Athens, Greek Soldier, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Pictures, Photographs, Man Of War, Greek History, British Soldier, British Army

Great Britain's Record of Bloodshed, Imperialism, Genocide

IN PICTURES: For those who fought throughout the 20th century to rid themselves of colonial rule and imperialist occupation by the UK, the price paid was heavy.

Γεννήθηκε το 1902 στο Κίεβο της Ουκρανίας. Ο πατέρας του, όταν ήταν 14 χρονών του χάρισε μια φωτογραφική μηχανή την οποία δεν αποχωριζότα... Ukraine, Greek History, Yesterday And Today, Sociology, Military History, Anthropology, Athens, Old Photos, Wwii

Dmitri Kessel

Ο Ντμίτρι Κέσελ γεννήθηκε το 1902 στο Κίεβο της Ουκρανίας. Ο πατέρας του, όταν ήταν 14 χρονών του χάρισε μια φωτογραφική μηχανή την οποία ...

Sherman tanks and troops from the (Scottish) Parachute Battalion, British Parachute Brigade together with their Greek allies, fighting against members of ELAS (Greek People's Liberation Army) i Athens, Greece, on December Battle Of Athens, Greek Soldier, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Pictures, Photographs, Man Of War, Greek History, British Soldier, British Army

Great Britain's Record of Bloodshed, Imperialism, Genocide

IN PICTURES: For those who fought throughout the 20th century to rid themselves of colonial rule and imperialist occupation by the UK, the price paid was heavy.