Greece during World War II (1940 – 1944) – The Axis Occupation of Greece

What happened to Greece during World War II? In this video you’re going to learn about life in Axis-occupied Greece in WW2. When war came to Greece the country was under the 4th of August Regime, led by General Ioannis Metaxas. On 28 October 1940 the Greco-Italian War started. The Greek Army repulsed the Italian… Continue reading Greece during World War II (1940 – 1944) – The Axis Occupation of Greece

Slovenia during World War II (1941 – 1945)

Slovenia during the Second World War. What happened there? Slovenia was part of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia (known as Drava Banovina). After the German invasion of Yugoslavia (1941) Slovenia was partitioned by the Axis: the Hungarians, the Italians and the Germans. In the Italian zone the Slovenes set up the Liberation Front of the Slovene… Continue reading Slovenia during World War II (1941 – 1945)