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German War Cemetery, Maleme

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  • More than 15,000 German soldiers lost their lives during the Second World War in the Greek territory. The German military cemetery in Maleme (Deutschen Soldatenfriedhof in Maleme) is one of the two ce...  more »
  • It is worth the stop in this place .... you can realize what horrible things people can do to others ... bardzooooo cemetery. There is brief information about the occupation of Crete by the Nazi troops and the fighting around Maleme. A beautiful view of the surroundings, because the cemetery is in an elevated position. I recommend you spend a few moments on this place.
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  • Not sure if anyone.. really understands how the German War Graves organisation works..... not for them single memorials. but each plot has two graves... Kameraden together always.. and rank has nothin...  more »