Tavronitis Bridge

A World War II bridge and two German torpedoes survive by the river near Tavronitis. Crete was scene of the largest German Airborne operation of the war, and the first time in history that an island had been taken by airborne assault.

Copyright: Dave Walker
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Resolution: 12860x6430
Uploaded: 22/09/2012
Updated: 01/09/2014


Tags: tavronitis; bridge; crete
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