Witnesses of the 2nd world war WWII in Greece - Page 28

Domenico (Village of Elassona district) Description Students and teachers from Tampere- Finland visiting Elassona-Greece with their host students and teachers visited “Kafkaki” the place of execution for the villagers of Domenico and other nearby villages by the Italians in 1943. They visited the high school of the village, the folk history museum and the monument of remembrance. They also heard narrations of the locals on the spot of the executions about what they remember or have heard from their relatives. Reviews Both Finnish and Greeks came close to the history of the place during the 2 nd world war and were touched and shocked by the brutality of the conquerors to the villagers. The detailed narrations attracted the interest of the students and the teachers from Finland. Practical information Domenico is a village in the south-east of Elassona with 677 inhabitants. Kafkaki is the location of execution of men from Domenico and other villages by the Italians. This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein. Project code number: KA2 STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP 2016-1-NL01-KA219-022971