Balkan States Insignia & Uniforms ( Balkan Wars of 1912-1913 ) GREECE

 
HELLENIC ARMY-ELLINIKOS STRATOS
 
1st Class Gendarme of the Cretan Gendarmerie. Cretan Gendarmes had MP duties in the Balkan Wars, mostly in the Salonika region. Their ranking system was Greek & the insignia used was a mix of Italian Carabinieri & Greek Army. One silver chevron poin down: Gendarme 1st Class (Chorophylax Protes Taxeos). Two silver chevrons: Gendarmerie Cpl (Ypenomotarches). Three silver chevrons: Gendarmerie Sgt (Enomotarches)
 
 
Major of the Italian Garibaldi Volunteers & their Colors. Italian Volunteers (known as Garibaldini or red-suits), fought alongside the Greek Army, especially in Epirus. They used the Greek Army’s rank insignia
 
ROYAL HELLENIC NAVY-ELLINIKO VASSILIKO NAPHTIKO
 
 
 
 
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