Discover the incredible military operations of the Greek Special Force that was never defeated! The Sacred Squadron was a Greek Special Force unit formed in 1942 in the Middle East, composed of Greek officers under the command of Col. Christodoulos Tsigantes. It fought alongside the SAS and SBS in the Western Desert and the Aegean, as well as in Tunisia during the Second World War.The unit's flag was awarded with Greece's highest military awards, the Commander's Cross of the Cross of Valour and the War Cross First Class.
This excellent documentary, directed by Grigoris Karantinakis and filmed in South Africa, Great Britain and Greece, presents a testimony from the survivors in Greece who fought for the Sacred Squadron, interviews from historians and academics and real footage! A fascinating documentary that will captivate all viewers with its high production and its outstanding testimonies and scenery!
Audience: General Number of episodes and runtime: 2 x 40 min or 1 x 82 min Year: 2017 Language: English, Greek Quality: HD Status: Ready