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Macedonian Fighters of 1821 from Paleochori of Chalcidike

Macedonian Fighters of 1821 from Paleochori of Chalcidike

    About 11 names of Macedonian Fighters of 1821 are known to originate from Paleochori of Mademochoria. They participated in the 1st regular army of the Greek State.   The Stamp of the 16th Batallion of the Macedonians from in 1830   Translated from the original Greek text in Doumbia Blog   Read Also:   Macedonian Officers who fought for Greek […]

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Nigel Guy wilson , Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece (2006)

Nigel Guy wilson , Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece (2006)

Quote: 1) “The latest archaeological findings have confirmed that Macedonia took it’s name from a tribe of tall , Greek-speaking people , the Makednoi …” 2) “The Macedonian kingdom streched more or less as far north as the present northern border of Greece.” 3) “The “vulgar” Macedonians were not unanimously accepted by “refined” southern Greeks , especialy the Atheneans , […]

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