World Battlefronts: Redemption

After the Germans poured into Greece 42 months ago to speed up Italy's backstabbing, stalemated attack, it did not take them long. The Nazis overwhelmed the tired Greeks and Britain's courageous token army in less than a month. Then Greece was just another conquered country. Last week, except for a few stragglers, the Nazi conquerors had packed up and run. The British moved in on their heels, with the aid of Greek patriots reached the Yugoslav frontier in 38 days.

Beacon of the German exit was smoking, demolished Salonika (Thessalonike), chief port of Macedonia....

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