Battle Of Crete

Battle Of Crete (2019)

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 Nazi Germany began an airborne invasion of Crete. Greek and other Allied forces, along with Cretan civilians, defended the island.

Series, 2019, Documentary


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Battle Of Crete - TV Showtimes

Saturday, January 23

5:25pm

New Show Battle Of Crete ‘Evacuation’

SBS

Battle Of Crete

'Evacuation'

SBS, 5:25pm, Sat, 23 Jan 2021, 65 minutes

NEW SHOW

Allied forces were evacuated off Crete’s south coast in a dangerous operation that cost the lives of almost 1000 British seamen and Allied soldiers. Protected by a series of bloody and heroic rear-guard actions to slow down the German advance, thousands of soldiers embarked on a forced march over the mountains of central Crete to meet Royal Navy ships which would take them 400 miles across the Mediterranean to Alexandria in Egypt.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 1 Episode 2


New Show Battle Of Crete ‘Evacuation’

SBS HD

Battle Of Crete

'Evacuation'

SBS HD, 5:25pm, Sat, 23 Jan 2021, 65 minutes

NEW SHOW

Allied forces were evacuated off Crete’s south coast in a dangerous operation that cost the lives of almost 1000 British seamen and Allied soldiers. Protected by a series of bloody and heroic rear-guard actions to slow down the German advance, thousands of soldiers embarked on a forced march over the mountains of central Crete to meet Royal Navy ships which would take them 400 miles across the Mediterranean to Alexandria in Egypt.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Season 1 Episode 2


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