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Greek War Memorial Greek War Memorial
Photo by Raymon Kondos © 2009 Your Egypt

The Greek war memorial was built to honor the dead Greek soldiers who fought along the Commonwealth soldiers against the axis forces in the
   
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battles of north Africa, particularily Al-Alamein battle.

Greek and Polish troops took part later in the battle of Al-Alamein to reinforce the fighting which ended in 1942 with the decisive victory of the British forces.

The memorial is designed as a small Athenian temple in the middle of a yard, with plaques commemorating soldiers on the wall surrounding the temple.

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