Greece 1945. Fighters of People's Democratic Army.   By photo-journalist Dmitri Kessel.

Greece Fighters of People's Democratic Army. By photo-journalist Dmitri Kessel.

Portrait of Greek partisans, members of the Cretan Resistance. The Cretan Resistance was an armed movement against the occupying forces of Germany and Italy by the residents of the Greek island of Crete -  part of the larger Greek Resistance. For the first time during the war, attacking German and Italian forces in Crete faced a valiant and violent resistance from the local population. Cretan civilians and guerillas picked off paratroopers or attacked them with knives, axes, scythes or even…

Portrait of Greek partisans, members of the Cretan Resistance. The Cretan Resistance was an armed movement against the occupying forces of Germany and Italy by the residents of the Greek island of.

Παράδοση στον ΕΛΑΣ, του ατομικού οπλισμού από τους Ιταλούς της Μεραρχίας Άκουι.

Παράδοση στον ΕΛΑΣ, του ατομικού οπλισμού από τους Ιταλούς της Μεραρχίας Άκουι.

Not long after his arrival in Crete, Second Lieutenant Geoffrey Cox, a successful journalist, was ordered to report to Creforce’s commander, Major-General Bernard Freyberg. Freyberg wanted Cox to write a paper to boost morale among the troops and gave him five days to produce it. The first issue of Cox’s ill-fated Crete News paper was published on 16 May 1941.

British military paper at Chania (Crete), pin by Paolo Marzioli

1944 GREECE NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT PROPAGANDA POSTER - BRITISH ALLIES | eBay

1944 greece national liberation front propaganda poster - british allies

1944 GREECE NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT PROPAGANDA POSTER - BRITISH ALLIES | eBay

ΜΑΧΗΤΡΙΕΣ ΤΟΥ Δ.Σ.Ε.

ΜΑΧΗΤΡΙΕΣ ΤΟΥ Δ.Σ.Ε.

Poster by EAM asking people to abstain from voting in the elections of 1946

Poster by EAM asking people to abstain from voting in the elections of 1946

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