Greek partisans who fought German invaders during the battle of Crete (May I visited a N.Greek village memorial for all the boys and men 11 years and older shot by the Germans in WWII for sabotage activities. Greeks were great fighters.
May 1941 Battle of Crete German forces begin to advance westward toward Galatas. The fighting is very intense and the town changes hands several times. dive bombers supported the advance to soften the Allied lines of defence.