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Impressive Ceremony

My wife and I were driving through this village towards the south coast early in the morning on 19... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
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8th Greek Regiment and Cretan Fighters - Battle of Crete '41

We should also remember the great courage of the 8th Greek regiment and a group of staunch Cretan... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2014
Terry E
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

My wife and I were driving through this village towards the south coast early in the morning on 19 May when we found the road blocked by a large military formation. This was the day before the beginning of the Battle of Crete in 1941....More

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Reviewed 28 May 2014

We should also remember the great courage of the 8th Greek regiment and a group of staunch Cretan partisans, who defended the foothills above the village of Alikianos with the battle cry of “The Germans will not pass.” This epic stand played a vital role...More

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