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77th anniversary of the sinking of the destroyer "VASILISSA OLGA"(Queen Olga)

77th anniversary of the sinking of the destroyer "VASILISSA OLGA"(Queen Olga)

Sep 30, 2020

        On Saturday, September 26th, 2020, a ceremony was held in the prefecture of Leros island, in the context of the commemorative events for the 77th anniversary of the sinking of the destroyer "VASILISSA OLGA"(Queen Olga), in the presence of the Chief of General Staff, Rear Admiral Stylianos Petrakis.

        The ceremony was attended by members of the Government and the Parliament, members of the Decentralized Administration / Local Government and representatives of the Armed Forces, the Security Forces and the Religious Authorities as well. The UK's Defense Attaché was also present.

        On the occasion, the frigate «KOUNTOURIOTIS» and the gunboat «AITTITOS» called at Leros port.

 

 

Captain Dimitrios Lampiris HN

HN Spokesperson