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Skala Village in Kalymnos Regional Unit, South Aegean Region, Greece
 

Liberation of Patmos

Capt. Terence Bruce Mitford

 
 
Liberation of Patmos Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 20, 2011
1. Liberation of Patmos Marker
Inscription.
[Marker text printed in both Greek and English scripts:]

Erected by the Community of Patmos
to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Liberation of the Island, 10 February 1944
by Terence Bruce Mitford
Captain, Special Boat Services
February 2004

 
Erected 2004 by the Community of Patmos.
 
Location. 37° 19.416′ N, 26° 32.629′ E. Marker is in Skala Village, South Aegean Region, in Kalymnos Regional Unit. Marker is at the intersection of the waterfront and the ferry landing, on the right when traveling east on the waterfront. Touch for map. Marker plaque is on the north wall of the island police headquarters. Marker is in this post office area: Skala Village, South Aegean Region 85001, Greece.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 2 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Centre (Chorá) (approx. one kilometer away); a different marker also named Historic Centre (Chorá) (approx. 1.6 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .  Terence Mitford. (Submitted on June 5, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. Dodecanese
Terence Mitford image. Click for full size.
By Barnaby Rogerson
2. Terence Mitford
Islands; Aegean Sea; Pátmos Harbor

 
Categories. Notable EventsNotable PersonsWar, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
Police headquarters building with the Liberation Marker next the walkway arch, lower left image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 20, 2011
3. Police headquarters building with the Liberation Marker next the walkway arch, lower left
Skala Village and Patmos Harbor image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, May 20, 2011
4. Skala Village and Patmos Harbor
 
 
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