The Battle of Crete was fought during the Second World War on the Greek island of Crete. It began on the morning of 20 May 1941, when **** Germany began an airborne invasion of Crete. Greek and other Allied forces, along with Cretan civilians, defended the island. This fall we are bringing you closer to the stories of the soldiers in uniform who sacrificed their own lives during one of the greatest conflicts known to man. Untold stories will emerge from the shadows and be brought to light bringing with it new stories and letters home from soldiers on the frontlines, during World War II.
Lest We Forget.