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The Maleme German War Graves is located at the north western part of Crete - close to the Maleme airfield that was on of the main targets during the German attack on Crete in May 1941. Many of the graves at this cemetery is from May 1941, but there are graves from most of World War II. A small museum and café is located next to the entrance to the cemetery.              
 
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Some of the many World War II graves at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete. These soldiers were all killed during the German invasion of Crete in May 1941.

Some of the many World War II graves at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete. These soldiers were all killed during the German invasion of Crete in May 1941.
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Remains from the German World War II aircrafts that took part in the invasion (May 1941) of Crete can be found at small museum next to the entrance to the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.

Remains from the German World War II aircrafts that took part in the invasion (May 1941) of Crete can be found at small museum next to the entrance to the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.
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The Cross of Sacrifice at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.

The Cross of Sacrifice at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.
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Two of the many World War II graves at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete. These soldiers were not killed during the German invasion of Crete in May 1941, but later during the war.

Two of the many World War II graves at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete. These soldiers were not killed during the German invasion of Crete in May 1941, but later during the war.
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A part of the indoor exhibition of the small museum next to the entrance to the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.

a part of the indoor exhibition of the small museum next to the entrance to the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.
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Some of the many World War II graves at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.

Some of the many World War II graves at the Maleme German War Graves on Crete.   
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