British troops of the The 11th (Service) Battalion Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) seen taking a meal at their camp in Zeitenlik, Salonika, Greece, during World War 1. A Mess Sergeant, leaning over a campfire, passes portions of food to soldiers as they hold out their mess kits.
British soldiers of the 11th (Service) Battalion Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) bivouacked on a seaside plain at Zeitenlik, Salonika (aka Thessalonika) in Greece, during World War 1. Their circular white tents are pitched and several campfires are burning. Their arms are stacked. The Thermaic Gulf of the Aegean Sea is visible in the background.
British troops of the The 11th (Service) Battalion Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) unload stores from a supply wagon, in their camp at Zeitenlik, Salonika, Greece, in World War 1. Two soldiers use a long pole with hooks, to offload large containers. Other troops watch in the background.
British troops of the The 11th (Service) Battalion Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) remove sacks of flour from canvas-covered stack, and take them to a field bakery at Salonika, Greece, during World War 1. Soldiers carry loaves of bread from a building to outdoor stone ovens for baking. Bakers use long poles to pull baking pans from the ovens and soldiers collect them. Loaves of bread being taken from a steel oven. (Some clothes seen drying atop the oven.) Soldiers carry a large wooden board filled with bread loaves, into a mess tent. Sacks of bread being taken from a tent and loaded into a wagon for transport to other parts of the camp.
The Greek patriot, M Venizelos arrives at Salonika, Greece. A huge crowd gathers to greet him. Men stand with flags in hands to welcome him. Venizelos in a car arrives amidst the crowd.
Invasion of Yugoslavia and Greece 6 April 1941 Yugoslavia and Greece being invaded. Animated map of region as names of Yugoslavian areas appear. Dragon's teeth and other antitank fortifications are bypassed by advancing German forces. Damaged railroad tracks in Croatia. German soldiers confer. They march past houses along road, cross stream and drag artillery over wooden bridge. An animated map shows entry into Greece at Salonika and Xanthi. The smoke rises in valley after German artillery hits. German guns fire and recoil. The view of a valley. A German soldier sketches. Germans in foxhole gesture. German Stuka dive bombers in flight and dropping bombs. German tank rolls down a street in Salonika, many civilian onlookers, as well as German officers salute as tanks pass. View of Aegean harbor. A town in the background and a column of smoke rises.